Richard "Dick" Jensen

Richard E. Dick Jensen

1933 - 2013

Richard E. Dick Jensen, 79, of Waukegan, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, at home.

Dick was born on May 24, 1933, in Waukegan. He was a veteran of the United States Army. Dick retired from the Waukegan Public Work Department after about 26 years of employment and was Owner/Operator of Camping Enterprises in Pleasant Prairie, Wis., He enjoyed camping with his family and was extremely handy with tools.

Survivors include his wife, Jenna; children, Jodi Anderson of Beach Park, Ill., and Richard W. (Amy) Jensen of Waukgean, Ill.; grandchildren, Brooke and Michael Jensen, Sarah Anderson, and Jennifer Demo; step-grandchildren, Alecia and Amber; sister, Judith Bittner of Rolling Meadows, Ill.; and nieces, Jackie King and Julie Baldacini.

He was preceded in death by a son, Michael Jensen; son-in-law, Bruce Anderson; and parents, Ernest and Josephine Jensen.

A Funeral Service will be held on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, at 6 p.m. at Congdon Funeral Home, 3012 Sheridan, Zion, IL. Friends may greet the family on Sunday from

4 p.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. Interment is private for the family. Please sign the online guest book at

Published online at on Feb. 9, 2013