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Robert C. Jensen
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Obituary for Robert C. Jensen

Robert “Bob” C. Jensen died peacefully Wednesday, August 30th at home surrounded by family.
Funeral Services will be at 2pm, Sunday, September 3rd at Lensing Funeral & Cremation Service, Iowa City. Visitation will be from 3 to 6PM Saturday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be directed to Camp Courageous, Iowa City Hospice or Hospice Compassus.
Bob was born July 8, 1927, the son of Wiggo and Dorothy Petersen Tofting Jensen. He married Betty Schintler on August 26, 1950 in Iowa City.
He was a longtime Johnson County farmer and had also done construction.
Bob loved the outdoors, especially time spent camping, fishing and hunting deer and turkey. Bob was a member of the Wild Turkey Foundation, the rock club and a 4H leader for over 40 years. Bob enjoyed taking photos at the 4-H Fair. He taught kids gun and hunting safety.
Survivors include his loving wife of 67 years, Betty; their three children Jerald Jensen of Iowa City, Julie (Duane) Brun of Lone Tree and Randy (Eleni) Jensen, of Iowa City; his grandchildren Cassandra (Mike), Heather, Matthew (Stephanie), Alex and Austin; his step-grandson Theodore (Dimitra); great-grandchildren, Aidan and Norah; and his step great-grandchildren, Adam, Gus and Christo.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his son Thomas; his sisters Lillian Meince, Helen Jensen and Kathleen Cross.
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3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Lensing Funeral & Cremation Service -- Iowa City

605 Kirkwood Avenue
Iowa City, IA 52240





2:00 PM
Lensing Funeral & Cremation Service -- Iowa City

605 Kirkwood Avenue
Iowa City, IA 52240

A time of fellowship will follow the Committal at Memory Gardens

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Memory Gardens Cemetery

2600 Muscatine Avenue
Iowa City, Iowa 52240


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