Jenny Lou Essenwanger

November 17, 1957 - September 8, 2021

Jenny Lou Essenwanger, age 63, of Marionville, Missouri, passed away at 9:40 a.m. on Wednesday, September 8, 2021.

She was born November 17, 1957, in Whittier, California, the daughter of the late Joseph Clyde and Dorothy Louise (Baxter) Hulsey.

Jenny was a 1975 graduate of Bell High School, in Bell, California and worked as a dental assistant.

She spent many summers in Jay, Oklahoma with her grandparents, Clyde, and Maude Hulsey.

One of her favorite pastimes was relaxing on her sailboat at Dana Point, California. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Marionville. On May 4, 1991, she married Kenneth Alan Essenwanger in Upland, California.

Jenny is survived by her husband of 30 years, Kenneth; one son, David Bright and his father, Tom Bright of Marionville; one grandson Thomas Bright. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at the Williams Funeral Home in Marionville. A private family burial will be held at the Southwest City Cemetery in Southwest City, Missouri.