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Frances M. Jensen

Frances M. Jensen

Frances M. Jensen, 93, passed away on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at St. Anne's Retirement Community where she had resided for the past seven years. She was the wife of the late John M. Jensen, Sr. who preceded her in death in 1988. Born in Brooklyn, NY, she was the daughter of the late James T. and Florence Mae Neale Tearse.

A homemaker, she was a member of St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Columbia, where she taught Sunday School for many years. In addition, she was a member of the former Columbia Hospital Ladies Auxiliary and volunteered in the hospital gift shop.

She is survived by her four children, Dr. John M. Jensen, Jr., husband of Brenda; Dr. Raymond J. Jensen, husband of Tina; Dr. James T. Jensen, husband of Ann; Dr. Cathy J. Jensen, wife of Craig J. Manning; 15 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. Her brother Ronald J. Tearse preceded her in death.

Funeral services will be held at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 23 S. Sixth St., PO Box 391, Columbia, PA 17512 on Monday, May 14, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Beth Costlow, officiating. Interment will follow in Silver Spring Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service. Kindly omit flowers. If desired, contributions in Frances' memory to St. John's Lutheran Church or to St. Anne's Retirement Community, 3952 Columbia Ave., Columbia, PA 17512 would be deeply appreciated. Arrangements by the Clyde W. Kraft Funeral Home, Inc.


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