Clara White


Relationship to conference: Wife of retired Licensed Local Pastor Rev. John Wesley White, who died December 10, 1993

Date of death: Saturday, December 5, 2015, at age 105

Arrangements: A service will take place at 2 p.m., Saturday, December 12, at Ellendale United Methodist Church, 200 Sixth St., Ellendale, MN, 56026. A visitation will begin at 1 p.m., one hour prior to the service.

Appointment information: Rev. White served Minnesota congregations in West Rock, Gordonsville, Glenville, Ellendale, Geneva, Hill City, and Swatara. He retired in 1974.

Clara White is survived by her children, Edwin Jensen (Norrine), Joanne Neuhart, Dennis Jensen, and her daughter-in-law, Shirley Jensen; 18 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; and 28 great-great-grandchildren. She is also survived by Rev. White's two children, Ardis and Shelia; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gordon Jensen; husband, Rev. John Wesley White; children, Marshall Jensen and Wyman (Doreen) Jensen; son-in-law, Jim Neuhart; daughter-in-law, Judy Jensen; and great-grandson, Chad Kneesel.

Memorials and cards may be sent to Joanne Neuhart, 615 Plainview Road #107, La Crosse, WI 54603.

An obituary can be viewed here.

Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

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