It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Lillian Jensen. She passed away on Wednesday, May 19, 2021.
Lillian (Hardman) Jensen was born on December 18, 1944, to parents Thomas Hardman and Elizabeth Jane Bate in Warrington, England. She was the 8th child of a total of 11 brothers and sisters.
She was educated in three different schools in Warrington. She graduated with an equivalent of a U.S. High School diploma. Lillian entered the workforce with various jobs and ultimately was employed by the U.S. Army at Burtonwood Army Depot. It was here that she met and married her husband on June 27, 1970. This marriage resulted in 2 children; Terri-Ann born on January 2, 1972, and Scott Thomas born on August 18, 1975. Lillian was a devoted wife and mother raising and taking care of the family while her husband served his country for 24 years in the Army.
Lillian lived her life to the fullest, She always said “I met a new friend.” You were not a stranger to her. She would always engage in conversation and talk to everyone with a smile on her face. Lillian also enjoyed raising and caring for numerous Yorkshire Terriers over the years and numerous cruises.
Lillian was preceded in death by her parents and 6 siblings; Betty, Joseph, Jean, Thomas, James, and Christine.
She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Erving Jensen; her daughter; her son and his wife Alisha; 2 grandsons; Kiefer Donovan and wife Molley, and Dakota Donovan and girlfriend Jackie; 4 siblings, Catherine, Ann, David, and Susan; and numerous nephews, nieces, and cousins,
Lillian will be laid to rest at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen. A private service will be held at a date and time to be announced.