Dennis Jensen

Family and friends say goodbye to Dennis Jensen, 58, of Central, following an illness. Dennis entered into life eternal Tuesday morning, July 10, 2018. Dennis was born March 7, 1960, in Mesa, to Vernon and Jean Mullenaux Jensen, who have preceded him in death.

Also predeceased are: his sisters, Verna Jean Lyals and Virginia Scroggins, along with three nieces and a nephew.

At age 3, Dennis and his family returned to the Gila Valley, where he lived and worked the rest of his life. Dennis was a Jack of all trades — drove acid trucks, worked for the mine on the railroad and various other mechanical professions.

Dennis is survived by: his wife of 15 years, Moneta Leavitt Jensen; four children, Cory Baker, Josh Clark, MacKenzie Jensen and Levi Jensen; and six grandchildren.

A Celebration of Dennis’ Life will be conducted Saturday, July 21, 2018, at 1:00 p.m., at the Temple View Central L.D.S. Chapel.

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Arrangements are entrusted to Vining Funeral Home.