Jordan J. Jenson, 70, Princeton
August 6, 1945 - April 9, 2016
Jordan Joseph Jenson, age 70, of Princeton, passed away Saturday, April 9, 2016, following a brief battle with cancer. Jordan was born on August 6, 1945 in St. Cloud, MN the son of Philip and Lucille (Abfalter) Jenson.
Jordan grew up on a farm by Santiago and attended Foley Schools. He was united in marriage to Lois Shufelt on September 18, 1965 in Foley and the two made their home in Princeton. Jordan worked at Fingerhut and then in St. Paul in the printing industry. Jordan loved spending time outside; he enjoyed walking his dog Sophie, playing croquet, doing yard work, gardening and grilling. He also loved taking out his convertible and going for drives. He liked watching the Vikings and the Twins and listening to Guns N Roses and Johnny Cash. Most of all he loved his grandchildren and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Lois; daughters, Tracy (David) Marshik and Nikki (Greg) Sichler; grandchildren, Jessica, Angie, Laura, Davina, Kayla, Tyler and Rachel; great-grandchildren, Shawn, Elly, A.J. and Jackson; siblings, Janet Kachmarek and Lyle Jenson; sister-in-law Marlene Jenson; along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives, friends and his faithful dog Sophie.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son Todd Jenson; brother Kenneth Jenson and 2 infant sisters; brother-in-law Norman Kachmarek; step-father Elmer Halverson; and niece Kristi.
A Memorial Service will be held at 1PM on Friday, April 15, 2016 at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Princeton. Visitation will begin at 12:30PM. Arrangements entrusted to Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Princeton.