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Charles J. "Chuck" Jensen


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Charles J. "Chuck" Jensen Obituary
Charles J. 'Chuck' Jensen

Collierville, TN

Charles J. "Chuck" Jensen died at age 54 of a sudden illness on Saturday, January 28, 2017, in Germantown Methodist Hospital, Germantown, TN. Born in Great Falls, Montana. Moved to Chicago then to San Diego while very young. Graduated from Bishop's School, La Jolla, CA and then from San Diego State University as a Civil Engineer. With an early interest in flying, he earned his civilian license at age 16. He trained as an Air Force Pilot and flew Cargo aircraft for the AFReserve all over the world, retiring as a Major in the AFRES. He flew for civilian airlines. The major portion of his career was with FedEx as a Captain, First Officer, and Flight Engineer. Chuck is survived by his wife, Lauren, daughter, Karina, son, Soren, in-laws, Gayle and Bobby Lee, Lisa (Mike) Vaupel and her family. There will be no formal service. A visitation for friends, colleagues, and family was held on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. Arrangements by Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery. Contributions are suggested to: Life Blood, Top Soccer, St. George's Independent School.
Published in The Commercial Appeal on Feb. 8, 2017
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