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December 11, 2013

Bessie V. Jensen

The Daily Star

---- — Bessie V. Jensen

MARGARETVILLE — Bessie V. Jensen, 92, of Margaretville, died Dec. 8, 2013, at Mountainside Residential Care Center, Margaretville, where she had lived since March 23, 2011.

She was born in the Town of Roxbury on Dec. 10, 1920, the daughter of Harris and Ruia (Avery) Ballard.

She married Cecil Woolheater on March 2, 1943. He died July 26, 1964. Her second marriage was to George Jensen on Oct. 9, 1976. He died May 22, 1980.

Bessie was a rural mailer carrier at the Kelly Corners Post Office for 25 years.

She is survived by her son, James Woolheater of Florida and nieces and nephews.

Graveside funeral services will be held in the Bedell Cemetery in the spring.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville.