LEE M. JENSENLee M. Jensen, 81, of Hibbing, died Monday, April 30, 2012 at Heritage Manor Health Care Center in Chisholm.
Lee M. Jensen, 81, of Hibbing, died Monday, April 30, 2012 at Heritage Manor Health Care Center in Chisholm.
He was born August 13, 1930 in Oberon, N.D., to Olaf and Ruth (Graham) Jensen.
Lee had a very successful life as owner and operator of Bearing Service and Supply in Virginia and Bayshore Supply in Duluth. He had a love for wood working, always donating his talent to schools as well as veterans. Lee loved to plant a garden, hunt and fish. He has left significant memories for his grandchildren as well as great-grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Dolly; children, Dr. Gary (Debi) Jensen of Chisholm, Minn., Sherie (Hank) Foehrenbacher of St. Cloud, Minn.; six grandchildren Carrie (Joel) McDonald, Melissa (Paul) Rafferty, Tina (John) Simberg, Jamie (Kara) Foehrenbacher, Matt (Sarah) Foehrenbacher, and Megan Foehrenbacher; six great-grandchildren Abbey and Ayden McDonald; Anna and Cal Rafferty; Jack Simberg; and Hadley Foehrenbacher.
SERVICE: 11 a.m. Thursday, May 3, 2012 in Rupp Funeral Home & Cremation Service Chapel in Chisholm with Rev. Steve Breitbarth of Grace Lutheran Church in Chisholm officiating. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service in the funeral home on Thursday. There will be a private family interment at Maple Hill Cemetery in Hibbing. In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorials to North Star Hospice or Alzheimer's Treatment and Research Center, Ramsey Foundation, 640 Jackson St., St. Paul, MN 55101-9021.
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