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Obituary for Jenna A. Wilkins

Jenna A. Wilkins, 24, of LaGrangeville, NY passed away on Saturday, December 5, 2020. Born on April 22, 1996, she was the daughter of the Chester "Chet" and Jennifer B. Rhynders Wilkins. A tragic loss of a youthful, flourishing life. Jenna was a free spirit and had a soul filled with love. A remarkable young woman who lived her life to the absolute fullest and truly loved everyone. She had touched every soul she met and that embrace will last a life time even if you only met her once. The brightest light may be dimmed, but never forgotten Jenna was a part of the 2014 class at Highland high school, moving on to DCC afterwards. She fulfilled her dancing feet, childhood dreams and moved to LA in March of 2018. There she became a choreographer as well as a music producer. Her fiery passion congratulated her with a spot in the LA film academy for business entertainment and law. She is survived by so many and deeply loved by all. Thank you for all of your outpouring love and support, the skies have gained another angel. Jenna also volunteered for the John Flower's Christmas Wish Charity. She was a loving daughter and sister. In addition to her mother, Jenna is survived by her brother Tyler Wilkins, sister Kerrigon Wilkins, and her Maternal Grandfather: James Rhynders, Sr. all at home. Surviving is a boyfriend of 8 years Brandon Purdy of Walkill, NY Also surviving are many aunts, uncles and many cousins and friends. She was predeceased by her father Chester in 2007, Paternal Grandparents Leslie & Olive Wilkins and Maternal Grandmother Esther Rhynders. Calling hours will be held on Thursday, December 10, 2020 from 5:00 - 8:00pm at the William G. Miller & Son Funeral Home, 371 Hooker Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. The Funeral Service and Burial will be private and at the convenience of the Family. If desired donations may be made to a charity of your choice in regards to helping children. To send online condolences, please visit our website at