|Birth: ||Jan. 28, 1867, Denmark|
|Death: ||Dec. 26, 1934|
MRS. MARY JENSEN BURIED
SATURDAY DECEMBER 29TH
Had Been Resident Of Boone County
For Many Years
The holiday season was made sad to the many friends and relatives of Mrs. Mary Jensen who passed away December 26th at her home in Ogden. Death was due to pneumonia.
Anna Marie Christensen, daughter of Nels and Matta Christensen was born in Bronderslev, Denmark, January 28, 1867. She was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran church of that country. In 1888 she came to this country and settled in Boone county, where she spent the rest of her life.
On January 27, 1889 she was united in marriage to Nels J. Christensen who passed away in 1896. To this union five children were born. Herman of Forest City, Iowa, Frank, Ernest and Mrs. August Vaughan of Ogden and Lawrence, who preceded her in death in 1917.
In 1899 she was united in marriage to John Jensen, who passed away on November 6, 1926. To this union four children were born. Clarence of Flint, Michigan, Floyd and Freeman of Ogden and Roy who preceeded her in death January ?, 1933.
She also leaves to mourn one sister, Mrs. Martin Jensen of Britt, Iowa, one brother John Christensen of Ogden, twenty-four grandchildren and three great-grand children.
Funeral services were held at the home at 1:30 o'clock and at 2 o'clock at the Immanuel Lutheran church on Saturday afternoon, Dec. 29th with Rev. Herbert Johnson in charge. Rev. Johnson used as his text, Revelations Chapter 2, Verse 10 (or 19?).
Mr. and Mrs. H. W. Lindholm, Carl Lindholm and Mrs. Paul F. Johnston sang "There's a Land that is Fairer than Day" and "We are going down the valley one by one." Mesdames Johnson and Lindholm sang "Face to Face."
Pallbearers were Charles Elbey, Floyd Dent, L. L. Lindholm, Paul F. Johnston, Otto Ehlers, and Harve Lindstrom. Mesdames Herman Fieken, Effe Nelson and Raynold Anderson had charge of the flowers.
Interment was made in Glenwood cemetery.
John Jensen (1865 - 1926)
Lillie Christensen Vaughan (1893 - 1967)*
Lawrence Nels Christensen (1897 - 1917)*
Floyd Otto Jensen (1903 - 1972)*
Carl Roy Jensen (1903 - 1933)*
Freeman Jensen (1906 - 1975)*
Created by: Burt
Record added: Nov 21, 2007
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