Obituary: Roger M. Jensen |

Obituary: Roger M. Jensen

Roger M. Jensen of Grand Lake passed away on June 3, 2009. Roger was born in Ottawa, Ill. on July 25, 1935.

Roger married his high school sweetheart, Maryellen Miner, in 1956. They had two daughters and moved to Colorado in the 1960s. Roger worked as a Denver Firefighter from 1963 until 1989.

He lost his wife in 2001 and is survived by his daughters, Jill (Mike) Coleman and Julie (Roger) Smith and his brothers Donald Jensen and Virgil Jensen.

Contributions may be made to the Denver Firefighters Burn Foundation, 2342 Broadway, Denver, CO 80205 or the Susan G. Koman Breast Cancer Foundation, 1835 Franklin St., Denver, CO 80218.

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A celebration of Roger’s life will be held at his home, 1999 County Road 491 in Grand Lake, on June 13, 2009 from 2 to 5 p.m.

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