Dale Eugene Jensen was born on May 4, 1954 at Holy Family Hospital in Estherville, Iowa to Carl and Evelyn (Kruse) Jensen.
Dale attended Swea City High School and graduated in 1974. Following graduation Dale worked at Welps Hatchery in Bancroft, went on to Winnebago Industry in Forest City and Arts Way in Armstrong. He then developed health issues and could no longer work.
Dale was a former member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church and a current member of First Presbyterian Church in Ringsted.
Dale passed away on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Sanford Heart Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota at the age of 62.
He is survived by his siblings, Fred (Mary Jane) Jensen of Arvada, Colorado, Cindy (Randolph) Johnson of Gainesville, Georgia, and Jay Jensen of Ringsted; cousins, Wayne and Colleen Kruse; nieces, Kari, Kristin, Kimberly and nephews, Eric and Adam.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Evelyn.
A memorial service for Dale will be held in June in conjunction with his mother's, Evelyn, memorial service.