"Ray" Jensen, age 90, passed through the veil
into the arms of his sweetheart, Faye, Jan. 29, 2013, West
Ray was born to David William and Bessie Pierce Jensen,
July 13, 1922, in Goshen, Idaho. His family moved to St.
Ignatius, Montana, where he grew up and raised his own family.
Ray was a Navy veteran of WWII, the Asiatic Pacific Campaign.
He married Faye Riggin, Feb. 16, 1950, in Spokane, Washington,
and was sealed to her, Sept 15, 1950, in the Idaho Falls
A dairy farmer, Ray was elected to the state legislature,
served as bishop, and later as a missionary in England.
He was predeceased in death by his wife, Faye, in 1985;
his siblings: Loa Jaten, Carl, Alice Brooks, Ruth, Bob,
and Louise Merrill. Survived by his sister, Phyllis Heward
Eichmeyer, and his children, who honor and revere him as
a stalwart patriarch: David (Linda); Brad (Pat); Garr (Nancy);
Valorie (Steve) Peterson; Carol (Randy) Jones; John (Kim);
Jan (Mark) Peterson; 45 grandchildren; 70 great-grandchildren,
Funeral service will be held on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013
at 2:00 pm in the Highland 24th LDS Ward Chapel, 5212 West
Country Club Drive, Highland, Utah. A viewing will be held
at the church one hour prior to services. Burial will be
Feb. 4, 2013 in the Pleasant View Cemetery, St. Ignatius,