Diamond Transportation co-owner Richard Jenkins dies

Richard “Buck” Jenkins, co-owner of Diamond Transportation Systems, Inc., passed away at his residence in Racine, WI on November 24, 2007 following a lengthy fight with cancer

Richard “Buck” Jenkins, co-owner of Diamond Transportation Systems, Inc., passed away at his residence in Racine, WI on November 24, 2007 following a lengthy fight with cancer. Jenkins was an active member of Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) for 36 years and served in several capacities, including as TCA officer and treasurer from 2000 to 2004.

Jenkins was also involved with the Wisconsin Motor Carrier Association (WMCA) and held numerous positions, including chairman. He was awarded the Frank W. Babbitt Award in 2003 for his outstanding service and support of the trucking industry as well as his contribution to WMCA.

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, November 29th, 11:00 a.m. at:
Maresh-Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home
803 Main Street
Racine, WI 53403
262-634-7888

Memorials and donations may be made to the Salvation Army or Orphaned Kanines, 1922 Kremer Avenue, Racine, WI 53402.

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