CARNEY - Ronald F. Jenkins, 82 of Carney, Mich., passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility in Powers, Mich. Ron was born on Feb. 22, 1931, in Hermansville, Mich., to the late John and Veronica (O'Sullivan) Jenkins. Ron proudly served his country in the United States Marines during the Korean Conflict. On Aug. 4, 1951, Ron married the former Cecilia Thiry at St. Bruno Catholic Church in Nadeau, Mich. Ron was a self-employed contractor. He enjoyed politics, following local basketball in Carney, deer hunting, going to camp and morning coffee with friends at the Carney Legion. Ron was a member of St. Bruno Catholic Church. He was a former Nadeau Township supervisor. Ron also served as the Nadeau Township assessor for many years until his retirement on Dec. 1, 2013.