Thorvald “Toddy” Jensen

Oct. 22, 1920-June 3, 2013

MARSHALL – A private family memorial service for Thorvald “Toddy” Jensen, 92, of Marshall, formerly of Ruthton, will take place at a later date.

Toddy died Monday, June 3, 2013, at the Prairie Home Hospice House in Marshall.

Thorvald Christian Jensen was born Oct. 22, 1920, in Ruthton, to Chris and Anna (Hoberg) Jensen. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. On Dec. 24, 1945, he was united in marriage to Ella Mae Green in Hercules, Calif. After the marriage, the couple moved to Ruthton. Toddy served as the postmaster in Ruthton from 1961-1983.

Survivors include his wife, Ella Mae, of Marshall, children Sally (and Bill) Jenner of Roseville, Arden (and Jan) Jensen of Astor, Fla.; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and six siblings.