Rev. LAURA M. (Baird) JENSEN

LaMoille: - Rev. Laura M. Jensen, 77, Rt. 2, LaMoille, died Tuesday evening in Perry Memorial Hospital, Princeton, following a lingering illness.

Funeral services were held on Friday at the Bache Memorial Chapel in Van Orin. The Rev. John Hawley and Rev. Darold Coopernoll officiated. Burial was in Van Orin Repose Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the United Brethren Church of Manlius or missions.

Laura M. Baird was married to Harvey Jensen in 1937. She was a minister in the United Brethren Church and was a school teacher. She was a member of the Manlius United Brethren Church and the Van Orion Gospel Church. She taught school and served as a minister for twenty years in the Detroit, Mich., area and for many years taught school in Bureau County.

Surviving are her husband, Harvey Jensen; two sons, David, Plymouth, Michigan; and Paul, LaMoille; and three grandchildren.


 (The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois, August 22, 1983 - Monday, pg 6, submitted by Melva L. Taylor)




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