August 26, 1922 to September 23, 2013 -
Verna Jensen was born to Jesse and Bessie Wade of Garden Grove, California on August 22, 1922. She attended Garden Grove schools and worked at Fullerton Jr. College.
Verna married Henry W. Jensen early in 1946. In 1947 they moved to Oregon. She was hired by ESCO Corp, where she worked for 39 years. She was an active member of Beaverton Christian Church, Red Hat Society, enjoyed traveling and being with her many friends. She was also a spiritual mentor to many women.
Verna was preceded in death by her husband Henry and son Duane. She is survived by her son, Richard of Scappoose; brother Ron Wade and Judie of Gaston, Ore.; sister in-law, Lorraine Wade of Tustin, Calif.; step-son, Donald Dedrick and Mary of Pennsylvania; and many loving nephews and nieces.
Services will be held at Beaverton Christian Church, 13600 SW Allen Blvd, on Saturday, October 12 at 1 pm.