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Margaret Idora Jenkins

December 27, 1927 ~ January 28, 2021 (age 93)

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On Thursday, January 28, 2021 Margaret Jenkins of Washington, D.C. entered into eternal rest.  We thank God for the 93 years that He blessed her earthly journey. Margaret leaves a legacy of love and service to her family and community.  The family will honor her life with sensitivity to current Covid-19 protocols as detailed in the service information below.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to a beloved organization in which she participated, the UPO Foster Grandparent Program in Washington, DC  or a favorite charity, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Donation information follows: 

UPO Foster Grandparent Program:

Donation Link: https://www.globalgiving.org/projects/support-upo-foster-grandparents-program/

Site allows you to send an email notification of your giving if desired.  The card may be sent to miltondyer@aol.com

Or,  simply send a check to:

Cheryl M. Christmas- FGP Project Director
Foster Grandparent Program
United Planning Organization
1649 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC 20020


Make checks payable to: UPO Foster Grandparent Program 

UPO Foster Grandparent Program is a 501(c)3 Federal Tax ID #520788987



St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Donation Link: https://fundraising.stjude.org/site/TR;jsessionid=00000000.app20117a?px=6920030&fr_id=39300&pg=personal&NONCE_TOKEN=DDB2E4789AAA1848E72F815CE93CF9AD


Viewing:  Wednesday, February 17, 2021  from  4:00-6:00 p.m.

Wiseman Funeral Chapel, 7531 Old Alexandria Ferry Road, Clinton, MD 20735

Due to Covid-19  this is strictly a walk-through visitation.



Memorial Mass:   Thursday, February 18, 2021 at 11:00 a.m.

St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church 2800 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE Washington, DC  20020.

Due to Covid-19 this service has limited capacity. Attendance is by invitation only.


Streaming for the service is available via the following link:

CLICK ON THIS LINK: http://giftfunds.stjude.org/MargaretJenkinsforStJudeCRH



Lincoln Memorial Cemetery

4001 Suitland Road

Hillcrest Heights, MD  20746

Due to Covid-19 this burial has limited capacity. Attendance is by invitation only.



Please click on the following link to view the service. 




To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Margaret Idora Jenkins, please visit our floral store.


Wiseman Funeral Home & Chapel
7529 Old Alexandria Ferry Road
Clinton, MD 20735

A.M. St. Francis Xavier Catholic (Pennsylvania Avenue, SE Washington, DC)

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