Jensen, Mr. John Edwin

He has lost the battle but has won the war as he shall remain loved in our hearts forever.

It is with sadness the Jensen family announces the passing of John Edwin Jensen on November 9, 2012 in his 89th year at University Hospital in London, Ontario.  Predeceased by his loving wife of 58 years, Pauline Jensen on August 11, 2012.  Born on March 8, 1924 to the late Martin & Sigrid Jensen.  He will be greatly missed by his son Paul Jensen and wife Sybil Jensen of Glencoe, Ontario; grandchildren Jennifer Jensen (Brennan) and Cindy Jensen (Jon).  Brother of, Ernie Jensen, Mel Jensen (Doris), Henry Jensen (Lois), and George Jensen (Helen), and the late Ove, Tom, and Eric Jensen.  Brother in law of Shirley Jensen and Pat Jensen.

John worked with complete dedication for Orford Farmers Co-Op in Rodney for 41 years.  He was involved with the Rodney municipal Council and was a member of the Oddfellows.

Friends may call at the RODNEY CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS, 212 Furnival Road, Rodney, on Friday, November 16, 2012, from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm.  A Funeral Service will follow in the chapel at 2:00 pm.  Interment Rodney Cemetery.  For those who wish, in memoriam donations to the charity of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family.  Online condolences may be left at  Posted free at

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