Genevieve was born Oct. 25, 1933 in Camptown, PA. She was the daughter of Corneilus and Lelia Kissell Kithcart. Genevieve attended the Camptown School for nine years and following the consolidation of schools graduated from Wyalusing High School. On April 5, 1953 Genevieve married Cortez W. Jennings at the Little White Church in Conklin, NY. In early years she was employed by Carlova Perfume in Binghamton, NY, and by Herman Rynveld Sons Wreath Company in New Albany. Genevieve later provided custodial service for the Citizens & Northern Bank in Towanda, was employed by the Bradford County Manor for eight years and the Tioga Nursing Facility in Waverly, NY, for six years.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Cortez W. Jennings on Feb. 4, 1980; son, Wayne E. Jennings on Aug. 31, 2009; sisters, Elizabeth and Eleanor; and brothers, Corwin and Donald both in infancy, Howard, who was killed during World War II, and Carl.
The funeral service will be held on July 8, at the Maryott-Bowen Funeral Home, Towanda.
Interment was in Bradford County Memorial Park, Burlington Township.
The family suggests that contributions may be directed to the American Cancer Society , Bradford Unit, 1948 East Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701-3945, in Genevieve's memory.
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