Corene E. Jensen

Corene E. Jensen

AGE: 92 • Eatontown

Corene E. Jensen, 92, passed away at St. Barnabas Hospice in Long Branch on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013. She was a graduate of Red Bank High School and Scudder School, New York City, NY. Corene was a longtime member of First Baptist Church in Red Bank, where she sang in the choir. She was also a past Matron to the order of the Eastern Star. She enjoyed RVing with the Holiday Ramblers, was an avid bird watcher and enjoyed square dancing. She was a member of the Tuesday Singers and played violin once at the Philharmonic.

Corene is predeceased by her husband, Arnold; her son, Eric; her grandson, Gary; her sister, Alma; and her brother, William Jr. Surviving are her son, Arnold and his wife, Delfina and her grandson, John and her great-granddaughter, Gina. Also surviving is her daughter, April and her grandson, Erik; her sister-in-law, Pat; nephews, Bill III, John, James, Steven and Wayne and Lynne, her niece, the daughter of Corene's late sister, Alma.

A Funeral Liturgy will be taking place at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, with a service from the Eastern Star during at the First Baptist Church of Red Bank, 84 Maple Ave., Red Bank, NJ 07701. Burial will follow at Shoreland Memorial Gardens in Hazlet. Memorial donation may made in Corene's memory to: Checks can be made to: Wall Chapter #143 O.E.S., c/o Diane Prochnow, 6 Scenic Drive, Freehold, NJ 07728 or the First Baptist Church, 84 Maple Ave., Red Bank, NJ 07701. Please visit Corene's memorial website available at

Published in Asbury Park Press on Jan. 10, 2013