Donald W. Jensen, 83

Donald W. Jensen, age 83, of Tilleda, passed away on Thursday, July 23, 2015, at his home. Born on Dec.19, 1931 in St. Paul, Minnesota, he was the son of the late Doris Lawrence. Don served in the United States Army during the Korean conflict. He was a carpenter in the commercial building industry and lived in Tilleda for more than 20 years.

Don is survived by his fiancée, Dolly Burr of Tilleda; three children, Cherie (John) Von Kanel of West Bend, Donna Jensen of Playa Vista, California, and Michael Jensen of West Bend; three grandchildren, Joe (Kasey) Schneider ofMadison, Jeremy (Jitka) Schneider of Bonita Springs, Florida, and Jessica (Joe) Valind of West Bend; seven great-grandchildren; one brother, Gary (Janet) Soley; and one sister, Pat Cahoon.

He was preceded in death by his mom, Doris, and one brother, Bob.

Private family services will be held. Entombment will be in the Northern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Spooner. Swedberg Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements. They are online at