Linda Annette Jensen
Linda Annette Jensen
  • August 12, 1949 - December 17, 2017
  • Peoria, Illinois

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Linda Annette Jensen, age 68, of Peoria, passed away Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 5:58 p.m. at Unity Point Methodist in Peoria. She was born August 12, 1949 in Muscoda, Wisconsin to Samuel and Eunice (Smith) Walker. She married Michael James Jensen on May 27, 1972 in Boscobel, Wisconsin. He passed away July 7, 2011. She was also preceded in death by her parents and one sister. Survivors include two daughters: Carrie (Joseph) Nelle of Brooklyn Park, MN, Melissa (Bryan) Reigart of Mahomet, IL, one son, Matt Jensen of Peoria, three grandchildren: Addyson and Wilson Reigart of Mahomet, Hayley Jensen of Peoria, two brothers and six sisters. Linda was a teacher for over 40 years retiring from Peoria District 150. Following retirement, she was employed at St. Marks and St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Schools in Peoria. She was passionate about early childhood education and literacy. According to her wishes, cremation will take place and a private family service will be held. Davison-Fulton Woolsey-Wilton Funeral Home in Peoria is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Total Spectrum Care, specializing in Autism therapy. These memorials can be sent to 4211 Rosemary Court, Peoria, IL, 61614.
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