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Dorothy L. (Magnuson) Jensen
Dorothy Lucille (Magnuson) Jensen, 90, passed away peacefully Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, at Heritage House of Kimball.
Funeral services were Saturday, Aug. 31 at the Kimball United Methodist Church with Pastor Ken Felska officiating and interment at Kimball Cemetery.
She is survived by sons, George D. (Diane) of Melrose and Larry (Lois) of Kimball; grandchildren, Kelli (Tom) Schreiner, Eric (Lisa) Jensen, Kurt Jensen, Ross (Melissa) Jensen, Kevin Jensen; and 10 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by brother Rodney Magnuson of Litchfield.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband George W. on Sept. 25, 1997; sisters, Helen Anderson and Alice Anderson, and great-grandson Tyler Jensen.
Dorothy Lucille Jensen was born June 29, 1923, in Kingston Township to Archie and Myrtle (Cates) Magnuson. She graduated from Kimball High School in 1942 and married George W. Jensen on April 28, 1945, in Kingston. She was the true meaning of a farmer's wife, working side by side with her husband. In addition to farming she worked for many years as a bookkeeper for the Kingston Creamery and Land O' Lakes Oil Co. in Kimball. They moved to Kimball in 1995 and she moved to Heritage House in March of 2012. She was a member of the Kingston American Legion Auxiliary and the Kimball United Methodist Church. Dorothy was a great cook and well known to many for her homemade angel food cakes. Any day she could spend with family and extended family was a great day for her.
Pallbearers: Tom and Kelli Schreiner, Ross, Kevin and Eric Jensen, and Craig Anderson.
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