MORRIS A. JENSEN

MARSHALLTOWN – Morris A. Jensen, 83, of Marshalltown, IA, formerly of Rockwell City, IA, passed away Friday, November 8, 2013 at the Iowa Veterans Home, in Marshalltown. Inurnment with military honors was held November 13, 2013 at Iowa Veterans Cemetery, in Adel, IA. Arrangements were entrusted to the Main St. Chapel of the Anderson Funeral Homes, in Marshalltown.

Morris was born September 13, 1930 in Heron Lake, MN to Andrew and Alice (Gentry) Jensen. He was a graduate of Okabena High School in Okabena, MN. He served his country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict from January 30, 1952 to February 2, 1955 and was honorably discharged. Following his discharge he resided in Rockwell City, IA for 36 years. He was united in marriage to Betty Lou Black McClain in Las Vegas, NV in 1971. She preceded him in death on November 7, 2011.

Morris will be missed by his sisters, Adeline Anderson and Esther Blankin and his brothers, Lowell Jensen and David Jensen. In addition to his wife Betty, he was preceded in death by his parents; his daughter, Ronda; his brother, Richard and his sister, Lois.