June Jensen

1924 - 2013


June Jensen

June 18, 1924 — May 3, 2013

June Mary Jensen, 88, of the Odd Fellows Home, passed away on May 3, 2013. June was born in Iliff, Colo., on June 18, 1924, to Louis and Rosa Tourville Wilberger. She grew up and went to school in the Iliff area.

She married Floyd R. Jensen in Tucson, Ariz., on Jan. 15, 1945. They moved to Waitsburg after he was discharged from the Army. June enjoyed painting pictures, writing poetry and working in her garden. She received numerous ribbons for her paintings at local fairs and had some of her poetry published.

June is survived by her children, Floyd J. Jensen, College Place, Doris J. Luellen, Omaha, Neb., Shirley A. Cooper, Walla Walla, Rosalie M. Anderson, Milton-Freewater, Ron K. Jensen, Walla Walla, David R. Jensen, Prescott; 10 grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild. She was preceded in death by her husband; four brothers; three sisters.

Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice. There will be a private family memorial at a later date.


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