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Born: April 21, 1945

Place of Birth: Grand Forks, ND

Death: March 20, 2012

Place of Death: Minnewaukan, ND

Survived By

Shasti (Lewis) Liang, Daughter

Bryan (Tessa) Jensen, Son

3, Grandchildren

Leon (Nancy) Jensen, Brother

Bonnie (Dave) Kazmierczak, Sister

Preceded in Death By

James Jensen, Father

Gladys (Lowe) Jensen, Mother

This memorial provided by:
Stennes Funeral Home
East Grand Forks, MN

Gary A. Jensen

April 21, 1945  -  March 20, 2012
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Gary A. Jensen, 66, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, March 20, 2012, unexpectedly and peaceful in his home in Minnewaukan, ND.
Gary was born on April 21, 1945, in Grand Forks, ND, to James and Gladys (Lowe) Jensen. Gary attended school in Grand Forks, ND, where he met his wife, Diane Vonasek, of 12 years. They have two children.
Gary worked construction his entire life in Grand Forks, ND, Los Angeles, CA, Seattle, WA, and Nome AK. Gary’s passion was his family and the great outdoors. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating, camping, white water rafting, gardening and gold prospecting. Gary had a generous heart to serve his family, friends and his church, Thrive Community Church. Gary was an amazing dad and grandpa. He will be missed.
Gary is survived by his children, Shasti (Lewis) Liang of East Grand Forks, MN., and Bryan (Tessa) Jensen of Minnewaukan, ND.; granddaughters, Luana, Braelyn and Kailah Liang; he is also survived by his brother, Leon (Nancy) Jensen of Elk River, MN., and his sister Bonnie (Dave) Kazmierczak of East Grand Forks, MN.; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Gladys Jensen.