Catherine Jensen

Sep 2nd, 1953 - Jan 18th, 2019

Marion- Catherine M. Jensen, 65, of Marion, formerly of Millville, NJ, passed away at 9:10 AM, Friday, January 18, 2019 at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion.

Catherine was born on September 2, 1953 in Millville, NJ to John B. and Joan “Shirley” (Sparks) Porter. She was married and her husband preceded her in death.

She was a hardworking woman who worked several years in Casinos out East and most recently at Wal-Mart. She was a talented pool player and loved to play in (APA) events. She will be dearly missed.

Survivors include her children- Danielle Gonzales of Marion and Tom Reed and fiancée Breanna Trammell of Marion, two grandchildren and two sisters- Clara Lowers and Jackie Warfle, both of Millville, NJ. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, granddaughter- Amanda (Reed) Wright and one sister.

Private memorial services will be held by the family at a later date. Memorial arrangements were made at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home in Marion.

Memorial donations are suggested to the family and will be accepted at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home/ 800 N. Market St/ Marion, IL 62959. For more information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit

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4 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Angel Alcorn

    From: Millville, New Jersey

    Date: January 21, 2019

    She will always be in my heart. I loved her more than words can ever explain… She will be missed by many with her witty personality. She was truly a good woman at heart. She is sleeping in Peace…. And i am glad she is not suffering. All of her family is in my prayers.

  • Guest: Elvia M Cossaboon

    From: Newport, Tennessee

    Date: January 21, 2019

    The saying is that your cousins become your first friends well ,,that was true with cathy and I..I truly will miss our long talks and walks! We always shared the feeling and opinions of no judging!! Oh boy did we have lots of laughs together! She tried teaching me pool,but her words was quit while you’re ahead cuz!! Lol..she will aways and forever be in my 💓! Till we meet again,fly high my dear cousin!! Love your little cousin!

  • Guest: Jackie Warfle…sister

    From: Millville NJ, Illinois

    Date: January 22, 2019

    Growing up with CATHY a lot of good times and sad ones to….she was and is my sister and l love and will miss her greatly…she will forever be in my heart and memories…your free now !!!

  • Guest: Regina Vickers

    From: Harrisburg , Illinois

    Date: January 24, 2019

    We are on laws. She was such a fun loving person to be around. We loved her very dearly. She is sadly missed.