PEGRAM – Graveside funeral services with military honors were held Tuesday afternoon, August 4 at the Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery for Mr. Jankovsky, 56, of Murfreesboro.
Born Dec. 21, 1952 in Oakland, CA, he died July 29, 2009 at his residence.
An engineer in the oil industry, he was a decorated US Army veteran of the Vietnam War, having earned the Bronze Star, a Vietnam Service Medal, three Bronze Service Stars, the Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry w/ Palm and a Purple Heart.
Survivors include: daughters Tosha Menke of Lebanon and Paris Jankovsky of Nashville; and the love of his life Sybil Leo of Nashville.
Also surviving is stepson Wesley Daniels of California, grandchildren Brooke and Hunter Clay and siblings: Richard "Sloopy" Jankovsky and Mary Kinnanon of Texas, Dennis Jankovsky of Arizona, Dee Jankovsky of New York, Daria Jankovsky of Oregon, Dee Sparks of California and Donald "Skip" Jankovsky of Oklahoma as well as many nieces and nephews.
Hunter Funeral Home, Watertown, was in charge of arrangements.