Roma G. Jensen 1913 ~ 2005 RICHFIELD, UTAH - Roma Gray Jensen, 92, passed away September 7, 2005 in Richfield, Utah. She was born March 25, 1913 in the historic Ramsey Home in Richfield, Utah to John Samuel and Clara Ramsey Gray. Her father died shortly before her birth and she spent much of her youth with her extended Ramsey and Gray families. She attended schools in Elsinore and graduated from Richfield High School. She was a member of the LDS Church. Roma married William L. "Bill" Jensen in Brigham City, Utah on May 23, 1937, he preceded her in death April 17, 1956. She and Bill owned and operated a grocery store in Brigham City. Shortly after his death in 1956, she sold the store and relocated to Jerome, Idaho, later moving to Phoenix, AZ and then in 1996 she returned to Richfield to spend her remaining years closer to family. She is survived by son-in-law, Robert "Bob" Nelsen of Brigham City; grandsons, Michael C. Nelson of Brigham City and Steven Nelson of Texas; special nieces and nephews, Peggy G. Jensen of Elsinore, Janet (Carl) Nielson of Central Valley, Petraya "Pat" (Larry) Dailey and Garth McNeal Gray, both of Riverton, Wyo, John E. "Jack" Bishop and Van Bishop both of Idaho. Also surviving are brothers and sisters: James Kotter of Nampa, ID; Ralph (Mavis) Kotter of Tremonton, Marilyn (Ivan) Zuzek of California; John Burke (Joan) Kotter of Elsinore, Gilman E. Kotter of Nampa, ID; Ada Claire (Robert) Johnson of Salina; and numerous great nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter, Geraldine Nelson; grandson, Randy Nelson; brother, Garth R. Gray; sister, Madge Gray Bishop; special niece and nephew, Nancy Gray Parsons and Gary Bishop. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, September 10, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. in the Neal S. Magleby & Sons Mortuary Chapel, 50 South 100 West in Richfield. Friends may call at the mortuary Saturday morning from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Burial will be in the Richfield City Cemetery. Online guest book www.maglebymortuary.com.
Obituary: Roma G. Jensen
By Deseret News