Karen Le Jensen
Karen Le Jensen
Karen Le Jensen (Boche) age 78, beloved mother, wife, sister, grandmother, aunt and friend passed peacefully into God's arms on November 5th, 2018. Born on November 1, 1940 in St. Paul, Minnesota, the eldest daughter of Julius and Alma (Holz) Boche. She grew up in South St. Paul, graduating from South St. Paul High in 1958. She married David T. Jensen of St. Paul on September 19, 1964 at Grace Lutheran Church in South St. Paul. She resided in South St. Paul, Lake St. Croix Beach, Lakeland, Woodbury, Merrifield and finally Nisswa, Minnesota throughout her life.
She is survived by her husband, two daughters, Kristin Tomonovich of Baxter and Kari Jansen (Dan) of Hudson, WI, one grandson, Joshua Tomonovich, her brothers Gary Boche (Karen) and Glenn Boche (Valerie) and one sister, Cathy Cooper, as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and dear neighbors and friends.
She worked for 26 years as a secretary at Duro Bag Manufacturing, Co in Hudson, WI. She retired in 2005 and moved north to be near her grandchild. She enjoyed baking, sewing, crafting, knitting, gardening, canning, playing cards, and talking on the telephone.
She is preceded in death by her parents and brother-in-law Bob Cooper.
Funeral service is Saturday, November 10th at 2:00 pm at Crosslake Lutheran Church, 35960 County Road 66, Crosslake, with a visitation one hour prior to service. Refreshments to follow service. Memorials preferred to Crosslake Lutheran Church. Arrangements with Nelson-Doran Funeral Home.