Larry Jensen

Larry Jensen, 73, of Shelbyville, Ind., passed away Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020 at his residence. Burial will be in Dupuyer Cemetery in Valier, Mont., at a later date.

Larry was born Sept. 30, 1946 in Choteau, Mont., to Jens Jensen and Leslie Greta (Bush) Jensen.

Larry was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was an engineer. He enjoyed wood working and was an excellent craftsman. He also had a love for collecting odd trinkets.

Larry is survived by his daughters, Kristen Kelly and Tasha L. Balka, both of Virginia; his sisters, Bette J. Schneider of Washington and Jacqueline Jensen.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his half-brother, Bruce Jensen.

Larry was often quoted saying, “Ain’t got it, don’t need it, and don’t want it.”

Funeral Directors, Greg Parks, Sheila Parks, and Stuart Parks are honored to serve Larry’s family. Online condolences may be shared at