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Vivian Belle BECK

Female 1909 - 1989  (79 years)


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  • Name Vivian Belle BECK 
    Born 28 Oct 1909  Murray River, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 4 Aug 1989  Summerside, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • (Living names removed) JENKINS: At the Prince County Hospital, Summerside on Friday, August 4, 1989 of Mrs. Vivian JENKINS, of 115 Spring St., Summerside in her 80th year. Resting at the Moase Funeral Home, Summerside until 10 a.m. Monday then to Trinity United Church for funeral service at 11 a.m. with Rev. David Hamilton officiating. Interment in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens. Visiting hours Saturday 7-9 p.m. and Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. If so desired memorials to the Prince County Hospital Equipment Fund would be appreciated.

      Mrs Vivian JENKINS Dies at 80.

      The death occured at the Prince County Hospital, Summerside on Friday, August 4, 1989 of Mrs Vivian Belle JENKINS in her 80th year. Born in Murray River, P.E.I., she was the daughter of John and Annie (CAMPBELL) BECK. She was a member of the Trinity United Church, Summerside and had been employed with the Summerside Manor, Summerside.

      She is survived by five daughters, as well as by 25 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. She is also survived by three sisters, Mrs. Catherine RYDER, Glenn Falls, New York; Hazel, Mrs. Gordon SULIS, Saint John, New Brunswick; Elsie, Mrs. Harry MACKAY, Murray River; two brothers, Hubert BECK of Murray River and Elwood BECK of Montague. She was predeceased by her husband, J. B. JENKINS, by four sisters, Mary, Olive, Constance, and Jennie, and one brother, Benjamin.

      Vivian B. JENKINS

      On Friday afternoon, August 4, 1989 after a long and trying illness, Vivian B. JENKINS passed peacefully away at Prince County Hospital, Summerside, P.E.I. Vivian was born at Murray River to the late John and Annie BECK on October 28, 1909 in a family of 11 children. Surviving are Catherine, Hubert, Hazel, Elwood and Elsie. Deceased are Mary, Olive, Benjamin, Constance and Jennie.

      In 1926 Vivian married James B. JENKINS and she was widowed on December 13, 1965. They resided in Murray River until 1940 when they chose Summerside as their home. She was a caring and loving mother of eight children, five girls and three boys: She had 25 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.

      After being widowed, she worked at the Summerset Manor for eight years. Some of her hobbies were doing needle point, ceramics, cross county skiing, walking, travelling, working in her beautiful rose garden and she enjoyed having coffee with her friends at the Linkletter every morning. She will be sadly missed but fondly remembered, especially for her thoughtful deeds and positive attitude toward life.
    Buried Floral Hills Cemetery, Hunter River, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Hunter River
    Hunter River, P.E.I. 
    Person ID I135  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 23 May 2021 

    Father John Joseph BECK,   b. 19 Dec 1877, White Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1953, Murray River, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Annie Hildred CAMPBELL,   b. 24 Jan 1881, Nine Mile Creek, Lot 65, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1961, Murray River, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 1 Aug 1901  Charlottetown, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Married in St. Pauls Anglican Church, Charlottetown by Rev. Leopold Williams. Witnesses: John A. McLEOD and Lillian CAMPBELL. (Read)

      John Joseph BECK, Bachelor, residing in Murray River, and Annie Hildred CAMPBELL, Spinster, residing in Nine Mile Creek, by license to Rev. Leo Williams, 1 Aug. 1901. Bondsmen John Archibald and McLeod. (Archives) [4, 5]
    Address 1911  Murray River, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F433  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James B. "Jim" JENKINS,   b. 10 Jul 1909, Greek River, Lot 63, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1965, Summerside, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1926  Charlottetown, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    • Married at St. Paul's Rectory, Charlottetown. They started their married life in Greek River.
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    Address 1951  Summerside, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
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    Address 1961  [8
    Summerside, Prince Edward Island. 
    Children 
     1. Eileen Furze JENKINS,   b. 11 Apr 1928, Charlottetown, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 2016, Summerside, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     2. Living
     3. Beth Mildred JENKINS,   b. 22 Apr 1933, Murray River, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 2017, Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     4. Living
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     6. Anne Lowell JENKINS,   b. 1 Sep 1940, Greek River, Lot 63, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 2014, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     7. Living
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    Last Modified 23 May 2021 
    Family ID F44  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S38] BECK Family History, James Beck.

    2. [S217] Newspaper.

    3. [S139] BECK Family History, Anne (Jenkins) Read, (Rec'd Nov. 2002).

    4. [S676] Personal communication.

    5. [S239] Archives: Provincial Archives and Records Office of P.E.I.

    6. [S308] Census of Canada, 1911, (1 June 1911).

    7. [S1386] P.E.I. Baptisms, Marriages, Burials, 1780-1983.

    8. [S11] Obituary/Death or Funeral notice.