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Connie L Jensen

May 24, 1938 — February 23, 2024

Connie Jensen, age 85, of Anita, died Friday, February 23, 2024 at Cass Community Health Care Center in Atlantic, IA after a short illness. She was born on May 24, 1938, to Harold and Hallie (Dement) Cooper. She graduated from Adair High School.

On March 17, 1957, Connie was united in marriage to Dale Jensen, and they had 4 children, Ronald, Jeffrey, Penny, and Jerry. Dale passed away on November 28, 2023.

Connie and Dale operated Jensen Foods grocery store in Anita for more than 40 years. After retiring from the grocery store, she and Dale managed Crestwood Hills Golf Course in Anita for several years.

Connie is survived by her children, Ron (Cheryl) Jensen of Anita; Penny Brahms of Anita, and Jerry Jensen (Mark Reynolds) of Omaha, grandson Simon (Tori) Jensen, great granddaughters Kinsley and Marlee, sister Sherrill Karns, brothers Tom (Shara) Cooper and Keith (Deanna) Cooper, and step grandsons Nick and Ryan Rote.

She was preceded in death by her parents Harold and Hallie Cooper, husband Dale, son Jeffrey, and brother Clark Cooper.

A celebration of life open house for both Connie and Dale will be held on Saturday, April 20, 2024 from
3:00 – 6:00 pm at Crestwood Hills Golf Club, 1101 Hillcrest Drive, Anita, Iowa. The Schmidt Family Funeral Home of Atlantic, Iowa is caring for the Jensen family at this time and condolences can be sent at:
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Service Schedule

Today's Services

Celebration of Life

Saturday, April 20, 2024

3:00 - 6:00 pm (Central time)

Crestwood Hills Golf Course

1101 Hillcrest Drive, Anita, IA 50020

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