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Sarah G. Jensen

Sarah G. Jensen, 83 of Streator passed away Saturday evening (May28th) at OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria.

A visitation will be held Thursday from 10 – 12noon at the Winterrowd Funeral Home.  Funeral services will be held Thursday at 12noon at the funeral home.  Cremation rites will follow services.

Sarah was born on August 23, 1932 in Baring, MO to Bert and Genevieve (Wilson) Ferrell.  She married Dean Jensen on December 27, 1957, who preceded her in death on December 28, 2011.

Surviving are children, Terri (Ed) Isabel of Streator, Kimberly (Rickie) West of Taylors, SC, John (Susan) Jensen of SC, Joy Jensen of Streator, James (Dianne) Jensen of LaSalle and step-son, Daniel Jensen of California, 36 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and 1 due in September and 2 great-great-grandchildren due in the fall.

Sarah is preceded in death by her parents, husband, 3 step-children, Melody and Leiane Jensen and Paula (John) Wolfe, sister, Phyllis Woodward, a brother Don Richard Ferrell, and one great-granddaughter.

Sarah attended school in Baring, MO and while she was in high school she played on the girls basketball team and played Softball for Owens Illinois Glass Softball Team.  She retired from Owens Illinois Glass in 1988.  Sarah enjoyed going to garage sales, spending time with her kids and grandkids.

Memorial may be made to the American Cancer Society.


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Guestbook

Dear Joy, and family..We were so very saddened to hear about Aunt Sarah...we know this is a very difficult time for all of you. We will remember all the good times we had with Aunt Sarah & Uncle Dean...our thoughts and prayers are with all of you..we know this is a hard time for all of you, with deepest sympathies & love from the "Fornero" family; Mike, Mary, Bridget, Kathy, & John.

Bridget Hill Jun 2 2016 12:00 AM

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A SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent on June 1, 2016

Love and Prayers, Donita, Don & Family; Family of Mickey

Expression of Sympathy Jun 1 2016 12:00 AM

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A SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent on June 1, 2016

Love and Prayers, Donita, Don & Family; Family of Mickey

Expression of Sympathy Jun 1 2016 12:00 AM

Joy and Family,
My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Just know that she is in a better place with no more suffering.
Love to all of you,
Kris

Kris Alberts Conarro May 31 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Sarah Jensen

Chris (Rhonda) White May 31 2016 12:00 AM