In Memory of Patricia "Pat" Ann Jensen

Patricia "Pat" Ann Jensen
Patricia "Pat" Ann Jensen
Born: June 19, 1933
Died: January 22, 2019
Age: 85
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Patricia "Pat" Ann Jensen
June 19, 1933 - January 22, 2019
From: Battle Creek, IA

Patricia Ann “Pat” Jensen, age 85, of Battle Creek, Iowa passed away on Tuesday, January 22, 2019, at the Horn Memorial Hospital of Ida Grove, Iowa.

A Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, January 28, 2019, at the First Presbyterian of Battle Creek, Iowa. Rev. Kevin J. Freese will officiate. Committal Services will follow in the Mount Hope Cemetery of Battle Creek, Iowa. A Visitation will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Sunday, January 27, 2019, at the First Presbyterian Church of Battle Creek, Iowa. The Christensen -Van Houten Funeral Home of Battle Creek, Iowa is in charge of the funeral arrangements. Condolences may be sent online at

Patricia Ann “Pat” Jensen, the daughter of George and Verna (Corrington) Booth, was born on June 19, 1933, in Alta, Iowa. She grew up south of Peterson, IA, where she graduated from Brook School with the class of 1951.

On February 1, 1953, Pat was united into marriage to William “Bill” Jensen in the First Presbyterian Church of Battle Creek, IA. The couple settled down on the family farm southwest of Battle Creek, IA, where the couple farmed until they retired in 2001. Pat and Bill were blessed with three sons Mike, Dan, and Jason.

Pat had a strong and unwavering faith in her Lord. She was a faithful member of the First Presbyterian Church of Battle Creek and active in United Presbyterian Women. Pat was a past member of the Order of the Eastern Star and a member of the BC Women’s Club.

She enjoyed camping, vacations, gardening, canning, reading, crocheting, tending to her flowers and visiting with friends.

Pat is survived by her husband of 65 years William “Bill” Jensen of Battle Creek, IA; sons Mike (Teresa) Jensen of Ida Grove, IA, Dan Jensen of Arthur, IA, and Jason Jensen of Battle Creek, IA; two grandchildren Dylan Jensen of St. Louis, MO and Nathan Jensen of Manning, IA; three great-grandchildren Ireland Jensen of St. Louis, MO, Cade and Brock Jensen of Manning, IA; sisters-in-law  Frances Scott of Omaha, NE and Mary Jensen of Battle Creek, IA; many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents George and Verna Booth; two sisters and five brothers.



10:30 a.m., Monday, 
January 28, 2019
First Presbyterian Church
Battle Creek, Iowa


Rev. Kevin J. Freese


Larry Brant
Jerry Jensen
Eric Sorensen
Mike Sorensen
Larry Market
Steve Schau


2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Sunday
January 27, 2019
First Presbyterian Church
Battle Creek, Iowa


"Tears In Heaven"
"The Old Rugged Cross"


Mount Hope Cemetery
Battle Creek, Iowa


Sunday, February 3, 2019 at 12:29 PM
“Our sympathy to all of your family. I will send Lorraine the obituary. I was there when she got the news. She was upset, and so glad she was able to talk to Pat the nite before. God bless”
- Mariann (Griffith) Leisinger
Friday, February 1, 2019 at 9:05 AM
“I send my sympathy to the Jensen family. I have so many fond memories as a child of times spent with Bill, Pat and the boys on their farm. May God bless you all - hold fast to all those memories you have of Pat to sustain you in your loss!!!
- Patti J. Willer Snyder
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at 8:51 AM
“Mom was always there for me through some of the hardest times in my life when others weren't by her actions she showed me love more than anyone s words have ever spoken. She taught me many things. She fought hard through pain and suffering like I have but diffrent until she couldn't any longer. The bond between us will never be broken always in my heart always by my side for the the rest of my life .I've given her wings but mom taught me how to fly. I will live each day for her in remembrance until our soul s meet in Shanghai la heaven. Love respect and hope .🦋”
- Jason Jensen
Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 6:04 PM
“Mike, we are so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. Although we did not know your mom personally, she certainly raised a fine son, who is a great man and friend. Your whole family is in our thoughts at this time. Keep her in your heart always. She will be there forever. We love you. The Mayhew family, Dan, Kim, Samantha, and Molly.”
- Kim Mayhew
Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 6:04 PM
“Pat was a wonderful person and especially to my mother Bernice Hagemann when mom was housebound with illness, they were very close, and I will miss her.”
- Cindy Peters
Friday, January 25, 2019 at 9:31 AM
“I am so sad to see Pat passed away,She was a wonderful woman and a Great friend to my mother especially after she quit driving.Pat took my mom to so many places she would have otherwise would have missed.My thoughts and prayers are for her family especially my friend Billy.He too is a special man and so talented.Peace to the Jensen family
- Robert Bjorholm
Friday, January 25, 2019 at 9:31 AM
“Billy, we are sorry for the loss of your wife. Please accept our condolences. Thoughts and prayers are with you an your family..”
- Richard & Angela Mumm
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