Peggy Wise Jensen, 91, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister, passed away peacefully at Our Lady of Mercy Life Center on Friday, November 26, 2010, with her family at her side.
She was born December 20, 1918 in Corinne, Utah, a daughter of Thomas Franklin Wise and Annabelle Hammerland Wise.
Peggy married Richard (Teak) Maurice Jensen on November 26, 1937 in Malad, Idaho which was later solemnized in the Ogden LDS Temple. Teak passed away on January 8, 1988.
Surviving are her children: Carolyn (Boyd) Anderson of East Berne, NY and Richard (Juanita) Jensen of Brigham City, UT, 5 grandchildren, and 7 great-grandchildren. Peggy's daughter, husband and grandsons, Steven (Amy) Anderson and their sons: Tyler and Kyle, and Douglas (Connie) Anderson and their children: Nichole and Jake feel blessed that Peggy agreed to come live in New York in 2002 from her long-time home in Utah. She was treasured by her family and new friends.
She is also survived by her brother: Paul, and sisters: Corinne Hunt and Bernice Page. Peggy was preceded in death by her husband, parents, her daughter: Janet Arlene Bolduc, her brother: James and her sisters: Dorothy and Irene.
Burial will be at the Bear River Cemetery in Bear River City, Utah on December 8, 2010.
The family wishes to thank the loving staff of Our Lady of Mercy Life Center for the love, superb care and comfort they consistently provided. In lieu of flowers, donations be made in Peggy's memory to Our Lady of Mercy Life Center, 2 Mercycare Lane, Guilderland, NY 12084.