Gordon at Oakland Temple 2006
Gordon Kay Jensen
  • 85 years old
  • Date of birth: Nov 23, 1925
  • Place of birth:
    Brigham City, Utah, United States
  • Date of passing: Jun 6, 2011
  • Place of passing:
    Livermore, California, United States
"I'm so proud of my family. I wouldn't trade them for the world" - Gordon

November 23, 2011


Happy Birthday Dad - Grandpa - Gordon


We'll miss celebrating with you this year - this is still YOUR day !

 

Gordon K. Jensen, long-time resident of Castro Valley, passed away June 6, 2011, at the V.A. Center in Livermore, CA. Gordon was born November 23, 1925, in Brigham City, Utah to James and Hazel Jensen. He worked for many years as a food technologist, specializing in sugars and sweeteners. Survived by his wife Berti of 59 years, 4 children, Dr. Ray (Nancy) Jensen; Brenda (David) Dick; Janice (Brent) Davenport; Lanita (Maurey) Wimer; 11 grandchildren, and 7 great-grandchildren. Memorial service will be held Thursday, June 9, in the LDS Chapel in Castro Valley at 12 noon. Burial will be in Brigham City, Utah. Remembrances in lieu of flowers can be made to http://www.ldsphilanthropies.org/humanitarian-services/

This memorial website was created in the memory of our husband, father, grandfather, uncle, brother, and friend - Gordon Kay Jensen who was born on November 23, 1925 and passed away on June 6, 2011. His influence remains with us as a lasting expression of his commitment to share his love and good nature with others. We will remember him forever.

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Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Nate Jensen on 16th June 2011

"I will always remember how happy Grandpa always was. He was always smiling. He was a great example and it was fun to listen to his stories. I really miss him."

This tribute was added by janice davenport on 8th June 2011

"Dad was a great example of love and patience. I will miss the twinkle in his eyes and his loving arms around me."


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