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Obituary: Bishop Henning Svend Jensen Sr.

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Born Sept. 22, 1942 in Odense, Denmark died Jan. 26, 2002 near Ramsey, MT. in a car accident.

Henning immigrated to the USA with his family in 1955. He returned to Denmark to serve an LDS mission. In 1965 he married Vivian D. Bebe. Henning served as bishop in the 32nd ward in Salt Lake City. He loved all the members in his ward. He was currently serving in the High Council for the Pioneer Stake. Henning loved to travel and the great outdoors. His life long passion for soccer culminated in his being inducted into the Soccer Hall of Fame in 2000.

Henning is survived by his wife Vivian; daughters Vickie Herrera (DeAngelo), JulieAnn Jensen; son Henning S. Jensen Jr. (Valerie); granddaughters Joffree and Spencer Herrera; brother Tommy Jensen and brother in law Richard Angelo. Preceded in death by his parents Svend and Lydia Jensen and sister Inge Angelo. Henning will be missed by so many people.

A memorial service will be held at the 32nd ward, 1145 W. 500 So. Salt Lake City, Utah, on Feb. 1, 2002 at 12 noon. Friends and family may gather at 11 am on Friday. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to CNS /Hospice, 6949 High Tech Dr. #205, Midvale, UT 84047.