The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

April 30, 2013

Gladys T. Jensen

The Clinton Herald

---- — Gladys T. Jensen

June 13, 1918-April 28, 2013

CLINTON — Gladys T. Jensen, age 94, of Clinton, died Sunday, April 28, 2013, at her home. Cremation rites will be accorded. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 1, at the Clinton Lawn Cemetery. The Pape Funeral Home is assisting the family. Online condolences may be left at

Gladys was born on June 13, 1918, in McCausland, IA, the daughter of Frank and Alma (Kracht) Hagen. She graduated from Clinton High School in 1936. She married Robert Jensen on Nov. 18, 1939, in Clinton; he died in 2008. Gladys worked as a telephone operator and was a homemaker. She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church where she was a member of the Ladies Aid, Bible study and the Fellowship Club. She enjoyed shopping, making ceramics and was a cat figurine collector.

Gladys is survived by her three children, James Jensen of Clinton, Linda (Terry) Arnold of Owensboro, KY, and Sandra (Larry) Tinius of Philpot, KY; three grandchildren, Brian, Stacey and Jeff; four great-grandchildren, Carly, Maren, Rachel and Stella.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a son, Robert Jr., two sisters and a brother.

Death date: April 28, 2013