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KATIE MARY JENSEN - Mrs. James (Katie Mary) Jensen, 79, of Buda, died Sunday in Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton. She was born Aug. 7, 1883 in Princeton, the daughter of George and Sara Prior Lush. She married James Jensen, Dec. 27, 1905 in the Buda Baptist Church.

Surviving are two sons, Russell of New Bedford and Robert of Sheffield; two daughters, Mrs. Grant (Ruth) Meyer, Rockford, and Mrs. Richard (Ethel) Ohlson, Ohio, Ill.; one sister Mrs. Floyd Van Sickle, Geneseo; 20 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. She was preceded by her husband, one son, her parents, two brothers and one sister. Mrs. Jensen was a member of the Buda Baptist Church and the Buda Mothers of World War II.

The body is at Taylor's Memorial Chapel where friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Buda Baptist Church, with Rev. Charles Habt, officiating. Burial will be in Sheffield Cemetery.

(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois, June 10, 1963, submitted by Melva L. Taylor)

 

 


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