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Imogene Elsie (May) Jenkins Stangas

June 17, 1929 ~ June 21, 2020 (age 91)


Imogene Elsie (May) Jenkins Stangas, 91, of Bloomington passed away on Sunday, June 21, 2020 at the IU Health Bloomington Hospice House. Imogene was born in Lawrence County, Indiana on June 17, 1929 to Melvin and Lula (Prewitt) May.

Imogene retired from Indiana University after 27 years as the head cook.

Imogene is survived by her son, Francis "Bud" Jenkins; daughter, Susan Christy; thirteen grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, 1st husband Alonzo Jenkins, 2nd husband Peter Stangas, three sons Steven Jenkins, Walter Jenkins, and William Jenkins,  two daughters Brenda Kemp and Twyla Nicklass, sister Bonnie Fields and a brother Frankie May.

A private family service will be held at a later date.

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