St. Johnsville - Kimberlee Leigh Jump, 24 of Herkimer and a former St. Johnsville Resident, passed away unexpectedly on Friday August 31, 2018 at St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Utica, NY with her loving family by her side.
She was born December 8, 1993 in Little Falls the daughter of Kevin R. Jump and Suzanne L. (Fuller) Jenkins. Kimberlee was a graduate of Canajoharie High School, class of 2012 and furthered her education at Herkimer County Community College where she earned an Associate Degree in Forensic Medicine in 2015.
Kimberlee was employed at Denny's in Herkimer where she held the position of Head Server.
Kimberlee life was centered around her family, she enjoyed every minute she spent with her loved ones. She had a special bond with her black lab "baby" Marley. Growing up she was active in the local Girl Scouts Troop # 47 of Fort Plain. Kimberlee was an avid blood donor for the American Red Cross and was proud to help others.
She is survived by her mother, Suzanne Jenkins and husband George of St. Johnsville, her father, Kevin R. Jump and wife Samantha of St. Johnsville, her fiancé, Dean Taylor of Herkimer; paternal grandfather, Ostrom (John) Weaver and Darlene Apisa of Fort Plain, her siblings, Kyle Jump of St. Johnsville, Ashley of Herkimer, Rebecca of Virginia, Jessilyn of Herkimer, Jarrid of Billington, MT, Michaela of St. Johnsville, Elizabeth of Herkimer, and Tabitha of St. Johnsville; and three nieces, one nephew, and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was predeceased by her grandparents, Glenn Fuller, Jr. of Fort Plain, Alberta Fuller of Gloversville, Robert and Beth Jump of Canajoharie.
Funeral services will be held on Friday September 7, 2018 at 10:00 am from the Vincent A. Enea Funeral Service, (next to the Masonic Lodge), 20 Bridge St., St. Johnsville, NY. Burial will follow at Fort Plain Cemetery. Family and friends may call at the Vincent A. Enea Funeral Service on Thursday September 6, 2018 from 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 pm.
Prayers and condolences may be sent to the family at www.vincenteneafuneralservice.com.
Kimberlee enjoyed the seasons with her favorite one being the Autumn season. In Kimberlee’s honor the family ask that friends and relatives wear something green in her memory.
“Don’t leave this world alone, keep on living become an organ donor.”
Doctors and the nurses of the Mohawk Valley Health Systems participated in the honor walk in memory of Kimberlee for being an organ donor.
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