Edith  Jensen

Edith Jensen

1927 - 2019

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Edith Grace Jensen was born on March 8, 1927 in Gaylord, MN, Sibley Township, the daughter of August and Edna (Hahn) Manthey. She was baptized on March 27, 1927 and confirmed April 6th 1941 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Gaylord. She grew up in Gaylord and attended school there. On November 12, 1947, Edith was united in marriage to Gilbert Jensen at the St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Gaylord. The couple made their home in Sleepy Eye. Edith was a charter member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Sleepy Eye. She enjoyed teaching Sunday School, being with the members in fellowship, Bible classes, ladies meetings and at church services. Edith used her gifts to do the Lord's work and she enjoyed volunteering at Immanuel Lutheran College in Eau Claire, WI.

Edith left this life to be with her Lord.

She is survived by her nieces and nephews, brothers and sisters of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church. Edith was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Gilbert in 2007 and brother Earl Manthey and sisters Ethel Frederickson, Amy Lieder and sister-in-law Mayme Jensen.

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Tuesday
3
December

Visitation 1

11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church
710 4th Ave. SW
Sleepy Eye, Minnesota, United States
Tuesday
3
December

Service Information

2:00 pm
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church
710 4th Ave. SW
Sleepy Eye, Minnesota, United States
Tuesday
3
December

Interment Information

1:45 pm
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Home Cemetery
700 St. Mary's St. N.E.
Sleepy Eye, Minnesota, United States

Reception

In the church fellowship hall following the service.