AKKERMAN INGEBRAND FUNERAL HOME – MORA
Patricia “Pat” Jensen, of Brook Park, passed away on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at the North Memorial Hospital. She was 75 years old.
GATHERING OF FRIENDS will be held on Saturday, January 27, 2018 from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Akkerman Ingebrand Funeral Home in Mora.
Patricia “Pat” Ann Jensen, of Brook Park, MN passed away on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale, MN. She was 75 years old.
Pat was born on July 12, 1942 in St. Paul, Minnesota to parents Russell and Eleanora (Hoover) Stipe. She grew up in St. Paul and graduated from Washington High School in 1960. In 1958, on a bus to church camp, Pat met Jack Jensen. They were inseparable for the 2 weeks of camp and were later married on September 10, 1960 in St. Paul. Pat and Jack made their home in St. Paul for the first 10 years of their marriage and were blessed with three children. In 1971 they moved to a farm in Brook Park and later, in 1978, moved to their current home in Brook Park. For about 10 years, Pat worked at the Mora Bakery and also helped with catering at the Dutch House in Mora.
Pat loved the outdoors and enjoyed many years of camping with family and friends. Her favorite times were spent camping and fishing at Moose Lake, where she met countless friends over the years. She enjoyed painting ceramics and sewing in her younger years. She was also an avid reader and would trade books back and forth with her daughter. Pat will be remembered for her love of anything chocolate and always having a chocolate treat ready to share. She will be missed.
Pat is preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her husband Jack; children, Russell (Julie) of Mora, Timothy (Darlene) of Braham, and Lisa Ammerman (Tim) of Mora; 6 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren; sister-in-law Arlene Nalewaja; and several other relatives and friends.