Cover photo for Elsie Jenks's Obituary
Elsie Jenks Profile Photo
1941 Elsie 2022

Elsie Jenks

March 17, 1941 — September 26, 2022

Elsie Mae (Trumbauer) Jenks, age 81, of Quakertown, passed away on Monday September 26th, 2022, at LifeQuest Nursing Center. Born in Quakertown, Elsie was the daughter of the late Lester Trumbauer and Dorothy (Steich) Trumbauer.

Elsie enjoyed many things including dancing, coloring, wordsearches, going to yard-sales with her sister Joan, and going to the casino. She loved doing her friends hair and giving them perms, and she liked to drink coffee and eat donuts around the dinner table with her family and friends.

Elsie will be remembered by her son Dean Kline and his wife Diane from Sheppton; four daughters, Brenda Church and her husband Leo from Coopersburg, Tammy Reigle and Joe Kearney from Trumbauersville, Cindy Birli and her husband Scott from Barto, and Cathy Weighknecht and her husband Rodney from New Ringgold; her niece/ daughter, Donna Taylor; her grandchildren who knew her as “MomMom”, Brad Kline, Melony Kline, Melissa Kline, Tim Pritchard, Mike Pritchard, Josh Moyer, Raymond “Buddy” Reigle, Tara Moyer, Jordan Wasser, Noah Wasser, Kira Wasser, and Shyann Weighknecht; and her 17 great-grandchildren who will miss her dearly. She is also survived by her sister, Joan Gross from Perkasie, her brother Kenny Trumbauer from Arizona, and sister-in-law Dolly.  Elsie was predeceased by her two brothers, Richard from Quakertown and her twin brother Ellis “Butch” and his wife Lynn from East Greensville, and a great-grandchild, Hannah Raelyn Moyer. Elsie will be remembered for how much she loved her family and friends.

You are invited to visit Elsie’s family and friends for a Memorial Service from 10:00AM-12:00PM October 8th, 2022, at Naugle Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 135 W. Pumping Station Road, Quakertown, Pa, 18951. A Graveside Service will follow at 12:45PM located at St. Michaels Church, 25 E. Church St, Sellersville, PA 18960. Arrangements are by Naugle Funeral & Cremation Service, Ltd (215-536-3343). To view her online obituary, please visit

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Elsie Jenks, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Saturday, October 8, 2022

10:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Naugle Funeral & Cremation Service, Ltd.

135 W Pumping Station Rd, Quakertown, PA 18951

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Graveside Service

Sellersville Church and Cemetery Corporation

25 E Church St, Sellersville, PA 18960

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 23

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree