Andy Jenson

Andy  Jenson

Andy went to meet his Savior on July 21, 2014 at the Foley Nursing Center at the age of 95 years, 4 months and 15 days.
Andy Enoch Jenson was born March 6, 1919, the third of 14 children of Hjalmer and Helen (Howard) Jenson. Andy attended country school to the seventh grade. He helped his parents on the farm until he married Dorothy Anderson on May 2, 1936. To this union seven children were born.
Andy was a long time resident of Benton County. He farmed and worked construction. He worked for various companies, the longest 18 years for Barbarossa and Son. Co. as a heavy equipment operator.
Andy was a member of the Santiago Lions Club where he was member of the year. He was a member of Glendorado Country Church. Andy also served on the Glendorado Town board.
His hobbies were farming, woodworking, fishing and hunting. After retirement he enjoyed gardening all summer.
Andy is survived by his children, Bill (Sandra), Barbara Hall and her friend Michael, Curtis (Betty), Kermit (Chandler); daughter-in-law, Gwen Jenson; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; 5 brothers and 2 sisters; along with many other loving relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by an infant daughter; wife, Dorothy in 2006; son, Wes in 2006; son, Walt in 2012; grandsons, Tony and Christopher, parents, Hjalmer and Helen and siblings, Clifford, James, Daniel, Marjorie, Annabelle and Hilda.
His greatest concern in life was that his family accept Christ as their Savior so we could all be together.
A Funeral Service held on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Estes Brook Evangelical Free Church in Oak Park, MN. Interment held at Oak Hill Cemetery in Princeton, MN.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, Princeton.

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