WESTBROOK, Minnesota (STPNS) -- Betty Lou Jensen

    A memorial service for Betty Lou Jensen was held Monday, April 28, 2014 at the Grace Lutheran Church, Westbrook, MN. Interment was in the Westbrook Cemetery.  

    Betty, 84, Westbrook, MN died Friday, April 25, 2014 at the Good Samaritan Center in Westbrook.

    Betty Lou Jensen was born October 5, 1929 to Ella Hunteman in Mountain Lake, MN, Cottonwood County.  She was baptized and confirmed in the Christian faith and attended country school.  As a young girl, her mother married Arthur H. Peterson who adopted Betty.

    On January 1, 1950 Betty married Delbert Jensen at the Lutheran parsonage in Westbrook.  They made their home on a farm northeast.  They moved into Westbrook in December of 1997.  Betty will always be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

    She was a member of the Grace Lutheran Church in Westbrook and active over the years in the church women's groups.  She was also a member of the Westbrook VFW Ladies Auxiliary.  Betty was a devoted farm wife and mother who enjoyed providing meals for her family, friends, and hired help.  She took pleasure in bowling, canning and gardening, but what she especially loved was spending time with her grand and great grandchildren.

    In June of 2009 Betty became a permanent resident of the Westbrook Good Samaritan Center.

    Survivors include two sons; Bruce (Martha) Jensen and Rick (Cindy) Jensen, both of Westbrook, MN; six grandchildren, Jesse (Amanda) Jensen, Nicole (Kelly) Brown, Frankie Jensen, Jacqueline (Todd) Schmidt, Amy (Justin) Swenson, and Ricki Lee (Jonas Molitor) Jensen; eight great grandchildren; one sister, Audrey (Marvin) Clayton of Westbrook, MN; one sister-in-law, Jeanette Sundahl of Westbrook; many nieces, nephews and friends.

    Preceding her in death were her husband Delbert and her parents.