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Charles “Chuck’’ Edward Jensen, 81, of Conway, died Saturday, June 4, 2022.

He was born Dec. 27, 1940, in Coon Rapids, Iowa to Hakon and Iva Lucille (Montgomery) Jensen.

Chuck was preceded in death by his parents and a grandson, Johnathan Edward Jensen.

On Oct. 14, 1961, he married Carlene Eischeid.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Carlene; five children, Jeff and Mary Jensen, Jacque and Roscoe Beeman, Joni and Gary Don Cunningham, Jay and Twyla Jensen and Joie and Eric Dame; 18 grandchildren, Jarid and Kelsey Jensen, Justin and Victoria Jensen, Jade and Jake Kruschke, Jarica and Ryan Rosenthal, DeLacy Kerber, Tyler Beeman and Monica Baker, Gaven Beeman and Tia Shaw, Kd and Jason Maxwell, Gary Spencer and Brandy Cunningham, Jaena Jensen, Janessa Jensen, Jozie Jensen, Jace Jensen, Jentry and Kyle Tyre, Andrew Dame and Brianne Day, Austyn Dame and Anthony Dame; 20 great-grandchildren, Kinley Jensen, Jatyn Jensen, Ashlyn Jensen, Georgia Jensen, Johnathan Charles Jensen, Brantley Kruschke, Royce Rosenthal, Madalyn Kerber, Mabel Haynes, Presley Beeman, Wrenley Beeman, Ryker Beeman, Jake Maxwell, Josh Maxwell, Kensi Cunningham, Alice Cunningham, Jameson Cunningham, Bretlynn Tyre, Hudson Tyre, Crew Tyre; one sister, Lella Hayes of Guthrie Center, Iowa; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Funeral Mass for Charles Edward Jensen will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 9, 2022, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Conway. A Rosary Service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 8, 2022, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Conway. Following the Rosary Service an All-Night Vigil will be held at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Online condolences may be made at