Rose G. Jensen, 78, of Brodhead, and formerly of Beloit, WI, died Friday, November 24, 2017 at Monroe Hospital, Monroe, WI.
She was born August 31, 1939 in DeKalb, IL, the daughter of Francis and Evelyn (Wisted) Horan. Rose was a 1957 graduate of Beloit Catholic High School. She married Ronald Jensen on February 1, 1958 in Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church, Beloit, WI. He predeceased her on August 14, 2002.
Rose was a member of St. Augustine's Church in Footville, WI. She loved to visit Ireland and was very proud of her Irish heritage. Rose was a loving mother, and being with her family was most important to her.
Survivors include her children, Karen (Bill) Burke, Joan (Brian) Burki, Jeff (Penny) Jensen, and Kim (Ross) Granger; 17 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; sisters, Mary Bennett and Sally Barkey; brothers, Fred and Tom Jackson; sisters-in-law, Eileen Jensen, Mary Lynn Jensen, and Diane (Don) Grenawalt; several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her parents; sister, Lori Harrison; granddaughter, Randi Lee Bauling, and Beau.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, December 1, 2017 in St. Augustine's Church, 280 Haberdale Dr., Footville, WI, with Fr. Kevin Dooley officiating. Burial will be in Newark Cemetery. Visitation of remembrance will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday in the Daley Murphy Wisch & Associates Funeral Home and Crematorium, 2355 Cranston Road, Beloit, WI.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.daleymurphywisch.com