Helen G. Jensen Civic volunteer

November 17, 1990

Services for Helen Graf Jensen, a longtime volunteer with Baltimore civic groups, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the Episcopal Church of the Redeemer, 5603 N. Charles St.

Mrs. Jensen, who was 85 and a resident of the Keswick home, died Wednesday at Homewood Hospital Center after a long illness.

Born in Baltimore, Mrs. Jensen graduated from Western High School and attended the Bard Avon school, Western Maryland College and the Johns Hopkins University.

During World War II, Mrs. Jensen served in the Red Cross Motor Corps stationed in Atascadero, Calif., and with the Red Cross Home Service in Temple, Texas.

In later years, she was a board member of the Three Arts Club of Homeland and the Women's Club of Roland Park. Mrs. Jensen also belonged to the Baltimore Opera Guild, the Green Thumb Garden Club, Ikebanna, the Inner Wheel of the Rotary Club of Baltimore and the Church of the Redeemer.

Mrs. Jensen loved traveling, participating in dramatics, flower arranging, oil painting and giving lectures on the life of Johns Hopkins.

She is survived by her husband of 53 years, James H. Jensen of Baltimore; a brother, Karl M. Graf of Lutherville; and a nephew, Ronald Morrison of Lutherville.


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