Saskatchewan Curling Community Mourns The Loss of Aly Jenkins
SK Curler Aly Jenkins Passes Away
The sudden death of Saskatchewan competitive curler Aly Jenkins has the hearts of the curling community aching at this difficult time. Aly passed away suddenly Sunday afternoon after experiencing complications during labor and delivery of their new beautiful baby girl.
Aly was not only a familiar & notable face around the curling rink. But was an amazing young woman, mother, wife & teammate to those around her.
Our sincere condolences go out to the family & friends of the Jenkins/Johns family through this devastating news.
Please consider donating to the GoFundMe page the family has setup to assist them into the coming days.
Aly sweeps her rock during the 2019 Viterra Scotties Women’s Provincial Championship in Humboldt (Photo Credit/Devan Tasa),
Casual “Team Selfie” as Aly and the rest of Team Anderson hit the road to a bonspiel.
Thoughts & Prayers from SK Curlers
Team Sherry Anderson – “Aly was such an amazing mother, wife, daughter, sister and such an amazing friend to so many! She would always take time out of her day to catch up with everyone around her! Aly was such a strong and determined woman in everything she did! She was so full of life, always had a joke to crack, such a compassionate woman and a true competitor on and off the ice. She loved this game we play with all her heart!
Team Robyn Silvernagle – “Aly was a beautiful mother, wife, family member and friend. She always took the time to catch up and visit and cared about everyone else! We will remember her competitive nature and fire on the ice!She loved the game and played hard, but was very sportsmanlike at the same time! The curling community has lost a devoted member. You will be missed!
Team Sherry Just – “The world and curling community lost a wonderful person and we are shocked to hear of this tragic news.Our thoughts and prayers are with all of the friends and family of Aly Jenkins. She will be greatly missed on and off the curling ice.
Team Penny Barker – “Aly is an incredible person, with the warmest heart. She lit up the locker room with her humour and kindness. We send love and support to Aly’s family, especially to her husband and three young children.
Team Amber Holland – “Our sincerest condolences to the Jenkins and Johns families during this extremely difficult time. We are beyond saddened to hear this news. Aly was a joy to see around the rink and a fierce competitor on the ice. Your light will be deeply missed.
Team Kristen Streifel – “She was one of those people that would always stop and catch up with you at every event. She had this contagious smile and was just a ray of sunshine out there. It was so nice to see you in Saskatoon just a few weeks ago – you were just glowing. Our hearts break for your family and we are all rooting for Baby Sydney.
Aly calls the line playing third for Team Nancy Martin during the 2018 Viterra Scotties Women’s Provincial in Melfort (Photo Credit/Devan Tasa).