WATERMAN – Richard James Jensky, 48, of Waterman, Ill., passed away Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at Central DuPage Hospital, Winfield.|
Born June 8, 1964, in Elmhurst, the son of Walter Robert and Martha V. (Behlmer) Jensky, Richard married Gretchen Elizabeth Stack on Sept. 6, 1992, in Chicago. He was a 1982 graduate of Glenbard West High School and was a member of Carpenters Local 1307.
Richard was an avid fisherman. He loved the Miami Dolphins and coaching his sons' baseball teams.
He is survived by his wife, Gretchen; children, Nicholas Flanagan of Big Rock, and Daniel, Michael and James Jensky, all of Waterman; mother, Martha Jensky of Waterman; brothers, Robert (Jessica) Jensky of Carpentersville, Walter (Sherri) Jensky of Vero Beach, Fla., Alan Jensky of Waterman, John (Janice) Jensky of Waterman and Jack Jensky of Glen Ellyn; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Walter.
The memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. Sunday, April 21, at Anderson Funeral Home, DeKalb, with the Rev. Roger Boekenhauer of Waterman Presbyterian Church officiating. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. Sunday until the time of service at Anderson Funeral Home. Cremation will take place at Anderson Funeral Home Crematory.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Richard J. Jensky Family, sent in care of Anderson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 605, 2011 S. Fourth St., DeKalb, IL 60115.
For information, visit www.AndersonFuneralHomeLtd.com or call 815-756-1022.
Published in Daily Chronicle on Apr. 20, 2013