Gertrude C. Jensen

Published on Wednesday, 23 May 2018 21:15


Gertrude C. Jensen, 82, of Bristol, passed away on May 21, 2018, at The Pines of Bristol. Born on February 10, 1936, in Bristol, Conn., she was a daughter of the late Andrew and Mary (Tonn) Jensen. Gertrude worked for many years as an executive secretary. She started her career working for former Mayor J. Harwood “Stretch” Norton, then continued to the Travelers Insurance Co., The Hartford Symphony and lastly, for the UConn Medical Center. She was an active member of Immanuel Lutheran Church here in Bristol, and was also a member of the church choir. Gertrude was a member of the Older Members Association and sang in the OM Show multiple times. She enjoyed spending long hours at the shore at the family house in R.I., with her parents, sisters, and friends. Gertrude is survived by her cousin, Jackie Tessman and her family, and a host of other cousins. She was predeceased by her two sisters, Arlene and Marilyn Jensen. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 154 Meadow St., Bristol, at 11 a.m. Burial is private and there are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church or the Immanuel Lutheran School Tuition Assistance Program. Either donation can be mailed to 154 Meadow St., Bristol, CT 06010. Family and friends may leave a condolence message by visiting www.DUPONT - FUNERAL

Posted in The Bristol Press, on Wednesday, 23 May 2018 21:15. Updated: Wednesday, 23 May 2018 21:17.