James C. Jensen
James C. Jensen, 76, of
Waupun, died November 4, 2014 at his home.
James was born November 1,
1938 in Westport, WI the son of Clifford and Christine (Christensen) Jensen. On
May 17, 1958 he married Mary Ann Liner in Waupun where they have lived since
1965. James was employed by Mendota
State Hospital, Central State Hospital and Dodge Correctional Institute,
retiring with 39 years of service in corrections. He then worked at Michel’s Pipeline in
security for several years. James was an avid outdoorsman and Packer fan.
James is survived by his
wife, Mary Ann Jensen of Waupun; son, Jim Jensen of Waupun; daughter, Kathy
(Joe) Donnery of Saranac, NY; three grandchildren: Bailey Jensen, and Mark and
Lisa Donnery; great-grandson, Bryant McCarrell; great-granddaughter, Daelyn
Wink; three sisters: Ruth (Richard) Nelson of Turtle Lake, Karen (Phil)
Knudsvig of Waunakee, and Louise (August) Beck of Madison; and several nieces
He was preceded in death
by his parents.
A Mass of Christian Burial
will be held Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic
Church in Waupun with Fr. Mike Wild officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in
Waupun. Friends and relatives of James
Jensen may call on the family on Friday from 4-6 p.m. at the Werner-Harmsen
Funeral Home in Waupun and on Saturday at the church from 10 a.m. until the
time of service.
In lieu of flowers
memorials may be directed to the American Heart Association.
Home of Waupun and staff are serving the family. Please visit our website at
www.wernerharmsenfuneralhome.com for further information and to send condolences.