Wilma Jensen

WILMA E. JENSEN, 100 STOCKTON - Wilma E. Jensen, 100, of Stockton, died Thursday, March 14, 2013 at the Stockton Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. She was born Sept. 2, 1912, in Green Island, Iowa, the daughter of Earl and Bessie (Hatfield) Lingle. Wilma married Harold Jensen on Jan. 1, 1930, in Clinton, Iowa; he died July 11, 1985. She had farmed with her husband and together they enjoyed camping, fishing, traveling, and gardening. She especially loved being with her grandchildren. She is survived by her two daughters, Bernieta (Leonard) Klaas and Carol (Cecil) Hand, both of Stockton; eight grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and her great-great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband; parents; two great- grandchildren; two sisters; and two brothers. Funeral service at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 16, at Hermann Funeral Home in Stockton. There will be a one hour visitation before the service starting at 9:30 a.m. A memorial fund has been established. Remembrances and condolences may be sent to the family at hermannfuneralhome.com.

Published in The Journal-Standard on Mar. 15, 2013