Richard F. Jensen

April 30, 1929November 29, 2013
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In loving memory of Richard F. Jensen of Montgomery Co. who passed away Nov 29th at the age of 84. He is preceded in death by his parents Jens and Elsa Jensen and a sister Janet Garton. He is survived by his loving wife of 15 years Dorothy (Dot), daughters Sherry and Deborah, sons Richard Jr. and John, numerous grand children and a broad extended family. He was born in Brooklyn, NY on April 30, 1929. After graduating from Perdue Univ. he went on to become an officer in the Navy. After leaving the Navy he went to work for DuPont as a Professional Engineer. He retired early and continued his career in the marine industry by starting his own company. After retiring he enjoyed life pursuing his many hobbies; sailing, golfing, woodworking, spending time with his children and grandchildren, traveling, and building houses with Habitat for Humanity. He was active in several local neighborhood groups and organizations. Richard will be dearly missed and forever loved by his family and many friends.

The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:30 pm in the Chapel of Memorial Oaks Funeral Home, with visitation an hour prior.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations in memory of Richard Jensen to Habitat for Humanity, 3750 N. McCarty, Houston, Texas 77029 or The Salvation Army,


  • Funeral Service Tuesday, December 3, 2013
  • Visitation Tuesday, December 3, 2013

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MJ & Tom Lohmeier

December 4, 2013

Dot & family, I had the pleasure of knowing Dick as his pharmacist for many years & then later as fellow church member. We were always blessed by his kindness and his obvious love for his family. We love you and pray for your comfort, MJ & Tom Lohmeier

Sherri and Fabian Gagner

December 3, 2013

Aunt Dot, we were so sorry to hear the sad news about Dick. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family that the Lord will bring you peace and comfort in this sad time.

Linda Veal

December 3, 2013

Dot ... Know that you have been lifted in prayer for God's peace and comfort to surround you. The choir at FBC Conroe loves you and sends our deepest sympathy to you and Dick's family.
Blessings, Linda Veal

Jim Garton

December 3, 2013

My uncle Richard embodied everything anyone would ever want in an uncle. He never failed to call when he was travelling west and always went out of his way to stop by to see me, even after my mother, his sister, had passed away. You will be missed by all.

December 3, 2013

Dear Dot, just received the sad news last evening. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. Please call me when you're ready for another shoulder. Love, Elizabeth McCreight

December 3, 2013

Dearest Dot,
Our hearts ache for you. We were very fond of Dick. He was such a pleasure to be around. Please know that we love you and are praying for you.
Mike and Janice Davis

Guiann Sears

December 3, 2013

Dot and Family, We are so sorry to hear that Dick passed away and pray that God will bless you and keep you during this trying time.
Bill and Guiann Sears

June Stilwell

December 2, 2013

Uncle Richard. My Uncle Richard. I so loved my Uncle Richard with the love growing and deepening over the years. From my earliest memories of the Japanese toys he got for me in the Navy to the support he gave when my parents were declining. I can't even count the times he flew to Billings, MT. He would arrive with a smile and lots of positive energy. He was so appreciated. He was a big part of my life. A very good part. He was an awesome Uncle. I will always love him and I will miss him forever.
June Garton Stilwell

December 2, 2013

Dear Dot and family, Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you. Dick was loved and admired by so many family and friends. We love you, Nancy Jensen, Tricia & Mike Jett, Lynn Struthoff, Lizzie Jensen, & Elise Jensen Murphy and family

Ryan Kirkpatrick and family

December 2, 2013

So sorry to hear about your loss. Mr. Jensen was a great man!