Richard “Dick” Clair Jensen

July 5, 1939 ~ September 17, 2019 – (age 80)

Richard “Dick” Clair Jensen passed away on Tuesday September 17, 2019 in Mink Creek, Idaho.

Dad was born July 5, 1939 in Preston, Idaho to Leeral George Jensen and Naomi Seamons.

On May 3, 1957 he married Ladawn Hampton in Franklin, Idaho and they later solemnized their marriage in the Logan LDS Temple. Dick was a devoted father who was blessed with 3 daughters and 2 sons, Sherri, Sid, Shelly, Shirley and Shawn.

He spent all his life in Mink Creek and devoted his life to farming, ranching, horse trading, bus driving and his all time passion his family.

Dad was preceded in death by his parents  and his son Shawn.

Dad is survived by his wife, Ladawn, children, Sherri Ogden, Sid (Marlene) Jensen, Shelly (Lin) Bell, Shirley (Kevin) Ahrens, a daughter-in-law Kalee Bair, 15 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, four brothers Lynn, Ed, Val, Robert “Byrd”, a barnyard full of friends and his special dog Bailey.

Please join us in celebrating Dick’s life on Monday, September 23, 2019 at 12:00 noon at the Mink Creek LDS Chapel, 7316 North Capitol Hill Road, Preston, Idaho 83263. Friends and family may call Sunday from 6:00 – 8:00pm at Webb Funeral Home, 1005 South 800 East, Preston and again prior to the funeral from 10:30 – 11:30am at the church. Interment will be in the Mink Creek Cemetery.

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