Obituary: Edwin Paul Jenesky - (Dec. 22, 1949 – March 9, 2014)

By Submitted March 23, 2014 08:44 pm

Edwin Paul Jenesky of Crescent City passed away in his home on Sunday, March 9, 2014. He was born Dec. 22, 1949, in Long Beach, Calif., to Stanley and Edna Jenesky. He was married to Harriett French on May 6, 1978. Edwin graduated from Pacific Graduate School-Stanford in 1990 with a Ph.D in Psychology. 

He retired from the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation in 2011. Edwin enjoyed playing guitar, singing, surfing, fishing, motorcycle riding, and gardening. He was also known to cook some righteous burgers, roasts and spaghetti. Edwin will be dearly missed by his friends and family.

Edwin is survived by his wife, Harriett Jenesky, daughter Matrika Jenesky Brown, granddaughters Ava and Olivia Brown, sister Laurel Lodde, nieces Jennifer Abramson and Leslie Doelcher. There will be no services. A memorial barbeque to celebrate his life will be announced to family and friends at a later date.

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Arrangements are under the direction of Wier’s Mortuary Chapel.

— Submitted by Wier’s Mortuary Chapel