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Daniel Robert Jenky, American bishop.


Jenky, Daniel Robert was born on March 3, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, United States.


Bachelor in History, Holy Cross Father’s Novitiate, Bennington, Vermont, 1970. MTH, Holy Cross Father’s Novitiate, Bennington, Vermont, 1973.


Ordained priest Congregation of the Holy Cross, 1974. Teacher social studies, religion Bourgade Catholic High School, Phoenix, 1974—1975. Recotr Dillon Hall, associate director campus ministry Notre Dame, 1975—1977, religious superior, Holy Cross Priests and Brothers, 1985—1991.

Rector Sacred Heart, 1977—1984, director campus ministry, 1984—1985. Rector Fischer O’Hara Grace, 1992—1997. Ordained bishop, 1997.

Auxiliary bishop Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, Indiana, 1997—2002. Bishop Diocese of Peoria, Illinois, since 2002.