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.
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.