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Marcella M. Jensen

Marcella M. Jensen


Marcella M. Jensen, 90, of Crosslake, died Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, at her home. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, at Crosslake Lutheran Church. Family and friends are invited to gather one and a half hours before the service.

A gathering will also take place Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, from 5-8 p.m. at Klecatsky and Sons Funeral Home (1580 Century Point, Eagan MN, 651-454-9488). Interment will be in Grandview Park Cemetery in Edina, Minn., for immediate family only.

Marcella was born Nov. 27, 1922, in Minneapolis, the daughter of George and Amanda (Hedlund) Jensen. Marcella was a dedicated employee and worked her entire career in financial accounts with Conoco Phillips Company. In 1983, she retired and moved to the lake home in Crosslake that she purchased in 1954. Marcella enjoyed her retirement years; she played bridge, knitted, read and she especially liked watching and feeding birds. She was a longtime member of Crosslake Lutheran Church.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Wesley Jensen; sister-in-law, Betty Lou; and niece, Doreene Tacheny. She is survived by her nephew, Craig (Jeanette) Jensen; niece, Naomi (Mark) Eleeson; nephew-in-law, Kevin Tacheny; many grand nieces, nephews, great-grand nieces and nephews; and many loved ones and friends.

Please visit to leave a message of comfort and support for Marcella’s family.

Brenny Funeral Chapel and Cremation Services, Brainerd, was in charge of arrangements.