JENSEN, Carol L. Dec 23, 1941 Sep 16, 2013 Founder and ten-year president of the Ford Birthsite Neighborhood Association; died at the age of 71 after a long illness. Carol was retired from the Omaha World-Herald after working for more than three decades in the papers circulation department. She was an excellent bowler and was a member of the Omaha 600 Club. She coached junior bowlers for several years and helped many youth bowlers travel to national tournaments. An active community volunteer her whole life, Carol had a positive influence on countless lives. First and foremost, she was dedicated to her family and friends. Carol was preceded in death by her parents, William Mike Buchta and Helen Paden Buchta. She is survived by her husband, Larry A. Jensen; daughter, Kelli Jensen Bowen (Jerry); sons: Kevin T., Chris M., and Andrew A. Jensen; grandchildren: Heather, Joseph, and Alisabeth Bowen, Brooke, Cole, Hope and Jason Jensen; great-grandchildren, Paden and Madilynn Bowen; sisters, Susan Buchta Dugan (Pat) and Claire Buchta Young (Jim); brother, R. Kevin Buchta (Jean); many nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends Friday, September 20th from 4pm to 7pm at the West Center Chapel. SERVICES Saturday, September 21st at 9am, West Center Chapel. Interment, Calvary Cemetery. Memorials will be directed by the family.
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