Gary Jensen Sr., 65, of 5176 Spooner Road, Ashville, N.Y., passed away Sunday, June 23, 2013, at Hamot Medical Center, in Erie, Pa.
He was born Oct. 7, 1947, in Jamestown, N.Y., the son of the late Edward and Mary Miller Jensen Sr.
Gary graduated from Panama Central School in 1966; he was U.S. Army Veteran in the Signal Corp, having served in Vietnam War. He was an accomplished electrician, carpenter, plumber and machinist. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and a lifetime member of the Bassmasters. Gary was retired from Cummins Engine.
He is survived by his wife, Sharon Jensen, of Ashville, N.Y., whom he married March 21, 1970; three sons: Richard (Karen) Jensen, Ashville, N.Y.; Kristopher (Alison Moore) Jensen, Notthingham, N.H.; and Gary (Rosemary) Jen-sen Jr., Newmarket, N.H.. three grandchildren: Troy Jensen, Jacob and Alexis Niles all of Ashville, N.Y.; a sister, Sally Hagg, Celoron, N.Y.; Grace Giss-lin, Lakewood, N.Y.; and a brother, Craig Jensen, Ash-ville, N.Y.
Besides is parents he was preceded in death by broth-er Edward Jensen Jr.
No calling hours will be observed; services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Memorials may be made to the Vietnam Veterans Association.
Arrangements are being handled by the Spitzer Fun-eral Home, Sherman, N.Y.