Leonard “Len” E. Jensen, Jr.


Leonard Eugene Jensen, Jr. age 88 of Nisswa, died on Tuesday August 4, 2020. He was born in St. Paul, Minnesota to Mabel (Peglow) and Leonard Eugene Jensen. He graduated from the University of Minnesota with a MS in Agriculture where he went on to work for the International Trade Commission in Washington, DC. Leonard lived in Arlington and Springfield, VA and enjoyed traveling back to Minnesota in the summer to spend time at his farm in Backus, Minnesota. Len attended the Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Backus, Minnesota. He is preceded in death by his first wife, Marilyn Joyce Jensen; daughter, Anne Jean Jensen; parents, Leonard Eugene Sr. and Mabel (Peglow) Jensen. He is survived by his second wife, Elizabeth Morten Jensen; daughter, Ruth J. (Martin) Poch; son Leonard E Jensen III; grandchildren Christopher Poch, Laura Poch, Leonard E Jensen IV and Anna Jensen.

Private services will be held.

Arrangements are with the Halvorson Taylor Funeral Home in Brainerd.

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