|Willo I. Jensen
Born: April 16, 1921 Died: March 06, 2017
Willo I. Jensen, 95, of Morris, passed away Monday morning, March 06, 2017 at Joilet Area Community Hospice home.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 11:00 am at the Fruland Funeral Home, 121 W. Jefferson St., in
Morris with Rev. Philip Peterson officiating. Interment will follow in Stavanger Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be held on
Saturday from 9:00 am until time of service at the funeral home.
Born on April 16, 1921 in Marseilles, she was the daughter of Lawrence and Goldie (Shelton) Fisher. On March 07, 1942 she
married Myron C. Jensen in Marseilles. They were married for 66 years until Myron passed away in 2008. They farmed in Nettle
Creek Township until 1980, when they moved to Morris.
Willo was a member of Stavanger Lutheran Church. Her church, family and friends were the joy of her life.
Survivors include two sons, Larry (Judy) Jensen of Sandwich and Stephen (Susan) Jensen of Batavia; one daughter, Billie Jean
Matteson of Morris; nine grandchildren, Larry (Nancy) Jensen, Jim (Pam) Jensen, Matthew (Jessica) Jensen, Michael (Shannon)
Matteson, Craig (Kay) Matteson, Cheri Matteson, Frank (Devon) Sarfino, Adam (Hannah) Learnahan and Christopher
Learnahan; thirteen great grandchildren, Lauren, Natalie and Anna Jensen, Brooke and Tyler Jensen, Emily Varner-Jensen and
Casey Jensen, Luke, Peter and Andrew Matteson, Sage and Jasmine Jensen and Dominic Sarfino; two great, great
grandchildren, Christopher Jensen and Aubery Castleberry; her sister, Marjorie (Phil) Duff.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Myron; one sister, Fay Severson; her son-in-law, David Matteson and
grandson, Christopher Jensen.
Memorials may be given to Stavanger Lutheran Church or Grundy Community Volunteer Hospice.
For more information, call the funeral home at 815-942-0700.