Mary Jensen

Obituary of Mary Jensen

Mary K. Jensen, age 95, passed away in Vancouver, WA on May 31, 2017. She was born in Oklahoma City, OK on September 8, 1921 to Claude and Mabel Taliaferro. Mary graduated from Wichita Falls High School, Wichita Falls, TX. In 1941 Mary moved to Los Angeles, CA

She married Gerhardt Jensen January 11, 1942, and they were married for 58 years.

 Mary moved to Vancouver, WA in 1993 to be closer her to family.  She belonged to

the Battle Ground United Methodist Church, Battle Ground, WA.

In addition to being a homemaker, Mary worked in the Los Angeles schools as a

cafeteria manager and a textbook clerk.

Her pastimes were sewing, quilting, and cooking. She was known for her candy

making skills.

 Mary was preceded in death by her husband and her daughter, Donna Gibo.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Joyce and Hal Belcher of Battle

Ground, Washington; her grandsons, Steven Belcher of Plano, TX, and Jeffrey

Belcher of West Linn, OR; her granddaughters, Michelle Barton of Toronto, and

Jennifer Gibo of Paris, TX; and her nine great grandchildren.

Donations may be made to your local Hospice.