Roy David Jensen JrNovember 26, 1948 ~ April 30, 2017 (age 68)
Roy David Jensen Jr “David” passed away April 30th 2017 surrounded by his family. David is survived by his wife of 35 years Melinda, daughters Katy (Todd) Fitzsimmons and Amy Jensen, sister Anne Jensen and brother Michael (Coleen) Jensen, his three cats and two energetic puppies plus many loving in-laws, nieces, nephews and extended family. He is preceded in death by his brother Rick and his parents Roy and Gloria. David was a loving father, husband, and friend to all.
David was born in Baltimore Maryland on November 26th 1948. His family moved to the Bay Area where he spent the next 65 years of his life. He was a member of the first graduating class of Campolindo High School. In 1970 he received his degree from Sonoma State. He worked in claims for over 38 years, spending 27 years with California State Automobile Association before his retirement. He grew up as a local sports fan of the Oakland Raiders and Oakland A’s. David loved all animals and could never say no to an animal in need. He was also the kind of person who could talk to anyone and left a lasting impression on everyone he met.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the family home on June 3rd. If you would like more information on the service, please contact the family or Wilson & Kratzer Mortuary at (925) 820-2999. Memorial donations may be made to the Tri Valley Animal Rescue www.tvar.org or American Cancer Society Relay for Life www.relay.acsevents.org, causes that David actively supported.