Terry Jensen

Jensen, Terry B.

Terry B. Jensen, 65, of DeKalb, formerly of Rhinelander, WI, died Monday, November 12, 2012, at his home surrounded by his family. He was born June 4, 1947, in Merrill, WI, and was the son of William C. Jensen and Mildred A. Dales.

Terry graduated from Rhinelander High School in 1965, where he was an avid wrestler. He was a painter at Rhinelander Paper Mill, Swetts Painting in Rhinelander and Omni Paint in Wausau, before retiring in 2009. He lived his entire life in WI, before just recently moving here to DeKalb. Terry loved riding motorcycles, traveling to Florida and he loved baseball especially the New York Yankees, he also loved spending time with his grandchildren.

The family would like to thank the DeKalb County Hospice for all their love and care.

Survivors include sons, Travis (Jutona) Jensen and Chuck Jensen, both of DeKalb; grandchildren, Jesse and Ava Jensen of DeKalb; and Teli and Devon Jensen of Roscoe, IL.; sister, Cheryl Berst of Westin, WI; brothers, Doug (Jean) Jensen of Tomahawk, WI; and Gregg Jensen of Friendship, WI; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, William "Cool Bill" Jensen.

A Memorial Service will take place at Sammy Jr's in Rhinelander, WI, on Saturday November 24, 2012, at 1 p.m. Memorials can be made to the family in care of the funeral home to be established at a later date. To send an online condolence visit: ronanmoorefinch.com. Arrangements were entrusted to Ronan-Moore-Finch Funeral Home 310 Oak St. DeKalb, IL 60115 815-758-3841.


Published in the Wausau Daily Herald on Nov. 18, 2012