Richard Jensen

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  • "Dot & family, I had the pleasure of knowing Dick as his..."
    - MJ & Tom Lohmeier
  • "Aunt Dot, we were so sorry to hear the sad news about Dick...."
    - Sherri and Fabian Gagner
  • "Dot ... Know that you have been lifted in prayer for God's..."
    - Linda Veal
  • "My uncle Richard embodied everything anyone would ever want..."
    - Jim Garton
  • "Dear Dot, just received the sad news last evening. My..."
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In loving memory of Richard F. Jensen of Montgomery Co., who left this earth Friday Nov. 29th to join his Heavenly Father. He is preceded in death by his parents Jens and Elsa Jensen, a sister Janet Garton and late wife, Louise. He is survived by his loving wife of 15 years Dorothy (Dot), daughters Sherry and Deborah, sons Richard Jr. and John, numerous grand children and a broad extended family. He was born in Brooklyn, NY on April 30, 1929. After graduating from Purdue University he became an officer in the US Navy. After leaving the US Navy he went to work for DuPont as a Professional Engineer. He retired early and continued his career in the marine industry by starting his own company. After retiring he enjoyed life pursuing his many hobbies; sailing, golfing, woodworking, spending time with his children, grandchildren, extended family, traveling, and building houses with Habitat for Humanity. He was active in several local neighborhood groups and organizations. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Conroe. Services were on Tues., Dec. 3rd attended by a host of friends. Pallbearers were sons Richard Jr. and John, Grandsons Richard F. Jensen III, Nelson Davenport IV, Josh and Alex Kopman, step grandsons Oliver Willingham and Cayden Cox. Honorary pallbearers were Ian Willingham, Cameron and Ryan McCartney. Richard will be dearly missed and forever loved by his family and many friends.

Published on from Dec. 6 to Dec. 19, 2013
Arrangements under the direction of:
Memorial Oaks Funeral Home
13001 Katy Fwy | Houston, TX 77079 | (281) 497-2210
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