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Ivan Jensen


Ivan Dale Jensen, age 85, of Nevada died November 5, 2016, at his home in rural Nevada, IA.

Ivan lived his entire life in Grant Township Shipley. He served his country from 1952 to 1954 in the Korean War. On February 12, 1951, he was joined in marriage to Madeline (Sally) Allen at Memorial Lutheran Church in Nevada, IA. They have enjoyed living in same rural home in Nevada, IA for 62 years.

Ivan is survived by his wife of over 65 years Madeline "Sally" Jensen of Nevada; his children: Marty Sue (Spencer) Stigall, Donald Dean Jensen and Ronald Eugene (Arlene) Jensen; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; his grandson, Jared Jensen; and two brothers: Ralph and Marvin Jensen.

Visitation will be 4:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, November 9, at Rasmusson-Bacon Funeral Home in Nevada. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, November 10, at Memorial Lutheran Church in Nevada with Pastor David Burling officiating. Private graveside services will be at a later date at the Nevada Municipal Cemetery in Nevada.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Nevada FFA Chapter.

Rasmusson-Bacon Funeral Home in Nevada is handling arrangements.

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Published in the Des Moines Register on Nov. 8, 2016.
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11:00 AM
Memorial Lutheran Church
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November 8, 2016
Dear Aunt Sally,

I remember as a little girl coming to visit your farm with my mom. You and Uncle Ivan were always so nice.

You showed through your works and speech what it means to be a good Christian and I admire you both greatly.


Kerry Waughtal (Pat's daughter)
Kerry Waughtal
November 8, 2016
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