Obituary - Virginia Jensen - Class of 1943

Virginia Jensen
Class of 1943


© Published from 9/14/2007 - 9/15/2007

Virginia Jensen

Virginia Jensen TERRY, Virginia "Jinny" Jensen

Born January 19, 1925 in Stockton, CA. Jinny graduated from Oakland High School and attended College of Pacific where she met Daniel Terry, a pre-med student. They married in 1944. They lived in Omaha NE, for four years while Dan went to Creighton Medical School, returning to Sacramento where they continued to live. Jinny was active and held offices in many organizations including St Johns Lutheran Church, P.T.A., Scouts, Sacramento Medical Auxillary, Chapter J.U. P.E.O Sisterhood and Travel Club. She enjoyed several bridge and domino groups. Both Dan and Jinny were very active in the U.C. Davis Medical Leadership Council.

Virginia Jensen She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Daniel; children, Daniel Jr, of Stockton, Maureen Buckley of Illinois, Stephen of Oregon and Barbara Bartell of Virginia. She is also survived by 7 grandchilden and 4 great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held on Monday, September 17 at 1:00pm in Goethe Hall at St. John Lutheran Church at 17th and L Streets in Sacramento. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to be made to the U.C Regents U.C. Davis Medical School credited to the Daniel and Virginia Terry Student Scholarship Endowment.