In Memory of William J. Jensen ’54

WILLIAM J. JENSEN ’54 of Altoona, Florida, died Feb. 24, 2022. At Ripon, he majored in mathematics, participated in Sigma Nu/Theta Sigma Tau and was commissioned through ROTC. He served in Germany as a 2nd lieutenant in the U.S. Army for two years and was honorably discharged as a 1st lieutenant from the Reserves in 1962. He earned a degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and spent his career as a sales engineer in industrial refrigeration. After retiring, he traveled around the world. He enjoyed golf, crafts and woodworking, gardening, and playing cards and board games. He volunteered at church, ushered at theaters, and worked at golf tournaments, including the Arnold Palmer Invitational. Survivors include his wife, Roberta; and two daughters.

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