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Harold Leonard Jensen
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Birth: Nov. 9, 1901
Blair
Washington County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Apr. 7, 1983
Blair
Washington County
Nebraska, USA

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(Acknowledgement to Washington County Genealogical Society for archive of following obituary)

HAROLD JENSEN IS BURIED IN BLAIR
Funeral services were held Saturday, April 9, at Immanuel Lutheran Church for Harold L. Jensen, 81, who died April 7, 1983, at Memorial Community Hospital in Blair.

The Rev. Russell Saltzman officiated at the services. Burial was in Blair Cemetery.

Harold L. Jensen was born November 9, 1901, in Blair to Nels M. and Anna Truhlsen Jensen on the original Jensen homestead farm site. He married Mary Margaret Whorlow on September , 1925, at Wayne, Nebraska.

He farmed during his lifetime until retiring.

His wife, Mary, and one sister preceded him in death.

He is survived by a daughter, Margaret, of Blair; and two sons, Roger, Omaha, and Wendell, Fort Worth, Texas. Five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two sisters, Mildred Loomis, Pennsylvania, and Myrtle Ross, Cedar Rapids, Colorado**; and two brothers, Alton Jensen, Herman, and Marshall Jensen, Orlando, Florida, also survive him.

Terry Jensen, Dick Wardell, Don Rasmussen, Dick Svendgaard, Merle Wardell and Ivan Larsen were pallbearers.

Opal Jensen was organist. Jack Jensen was vocalist.

Campbell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements for the services.

**Note: Correction - Myrtle Ross resided in Cedaredge, CO at the time of Harold's death. (S. Wardell)

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Family Notes: Harold and Mary Jensen farmed the original "Home Place" of Nels Jensen. (S. Wardell)

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 Parents:
  Nels Martin Jensen (1875 - 1967)
  Anna Truhlsen Jensen (1876 - 1957)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Margaret Whorlow Jensen (1906 - 1982)*
 
 Children:
  Margaret Mary Jensen (1926 - 1996)*
 
 Siblings:
  Myrtle Irene Jensen Ross (1898 - 1994)*
  Harold Leonard Jensen (1901 - 1983)
  Alton Byron Jensen (1904 - 1985)*
  Enid Grace Jensen Wardell (1911 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Blair Cemetery
Blair
Washington County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Block: 65 Lot: 16 Grave: 1
 
Created by: S. Wardell
Record added: Jul 01, 2013
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Harold Leonard Jensen
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Harold Leonard Jensen
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