BENKELMAN, Nebraska -- Gayle Eugene Jensen, 65, died Wednesday (May 5, 2010) at his rural Benkelman home.
He was born on April 6, 1945, at Benkelman to Walter Ray and Virginia Mayme (Wine) Jensen. He graduated from high school through American School of Correspondence.
He grew up and remained on the family farm where he continued to farm and raise cattle until the time of his death.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Virginia Jensen; and nephew, Kevin Jensen.
Survivors include two brothers, Elwin Jensen and wife, Virginia, of Graford, Texas, and Jerry Jensen and wife, Ada, of Green Forest, Arkansas.
Memorials may be given to the Dundy County Ag Society.
Memorial services will be Tuesday, 9 a.m. (MDT), at Forch Funeral Chapel in Benkelman with the Rev. Brian Fong officiating. His cremains will be scattered over his farm.
Forch Funeral Chapel of Benkelman is in charge of the arrangements.