Gordon P. Jensen

Obituary for 11/29/12 edition of the Sierra Star

November 29, 2012 

Gordon P. Jensen died Nov. 26, 2012, at the age of 82.

Mr. Jensen was a resident of Oakhurst for 28 years and formerly, Bass Lake for five years.

He was born April 20, 1930 to Anton and Myrtle Jensen in Alta, Iowa.

Mr. Jensen served for two years in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War; and for 26 years as a civilian with the U.S. Navy, working as an electronic technician.

He also worked as a property developer and electrician for many years in Bass Lake and Oakhurst.

Mr. Jensen is survived by wife of 59 years, Juanita "Nita" (Fuller) Jensen of Oakhurst; sister Shirley Ann Gustufson of Alta, Iowa; and 10 nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 6 at Our Lady of the Sierra Catholic Church, 40180 Indian Springs Road, Oakhurst.

Remembrances may be made to Optimal Hospice, 6770 N. West Ave. Suite 105, Fresno, CA 93711.