Von Bower Jensen was born in Libertyville, IL on February 7, 1954 to
Roy Speirs Jensen and LaVon Laura Bower. He was raised as a member
of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. He served a mission in
Argentina from 1973-1975. After his mission, he attended Brigham Young
University. While there, he met Lucinda (Cindy) Christine Smith. They
were married on August 20, 1976. Von completed his Doctor of
Chiropractic degree in 1980. He had a successful private practice in the
Salt Lake City area.
Von and Cindy had 4 sons, Brian John (Vianna), Craig Roy (Jesi), Eric
Charles (Brittney) and Kevin Smith (Laurie). They have 7 grandchildren,
Kailey, Brienna, Edward, Isaac, Lincoln, Robert and Samuel and one
honorary grandchild, Candace.
Von provided service whenever possible in his church, community and
profession. He held many church callings, worked as a leader in Boy
Scouts and held committee and board positions in the Utah Chiropractic
Von passed away on December 24th, 2020 from lymphoma and heart
disease. He is survived by his wife of 44 years Cindy, 4 sons, 7
grandchildren, his older sister FondaLee (Jim) Savas, and his younger
brother LaVer (Margaret) Jensen. And also, 3 stepbrothers Bill (Merilyn)
Wolf, Bob Wolf, Ed (Tina) Wolf and stepsister Janet (Skip) Yarn.
A graveside funeral service will be held on Tuesday, January 5, 2021, at
11:00 a.m. at the Woodbine Cemetery in Puyallup, Washington.