Rev. Ellen L. Jensen, age 80, of 1325 Wisconsin Avenue, Gladstone, passed away Wednesday October 17, 2012 at the Northwoods Assisted Living Facility in Escanaba where she was currently residing.
Ellen was born June 27, 1932 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Robert H. and Dolores (Melcher) Roueche. She was raised in Northbrook where she graduated from high school, then went on to attend college at the University of Colorado in Boulder, CO.
Ellen was united in marriage to Robert Jensen on June 27, 1952 in Northbrook, IL and they later moved to the Upper Peninsula in 1955. She worked at Flat Rock Elementary School for several years where she worked in the kitchen and as a teacher