Stella Lee Anderson Frandsen Jensen


Stella Lee Anderson Frandsen Jensen

Oct. 26, 2017


Stella Lee Anderson Frandsen Jensen, 89, our loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and a friend to all and everyone, and who was “Honey” to us, passed away Oct. 19, 2017 in Centerfield.

She was born August 22, 1928 in Ephraim to Lee Roy and Stella Catherine Jensen Anderson. She married James Sherrell Frandsen in 1947, later divorced. She married Jay L. Jensen, March 8, 1957 in Ephraim and he preceded her in death Dec. 29, 2016.

She was a loving mother and homemaker. She was an active member of the LDS church where she served in the primary presidency for over 20 years and a visiting teacher for many years.

She received the Axtell Pioneer Award. She worked for Utah County as a clerk, and at the Fireside Café in Ephraim. She was also the Axtell Post Mistress for 13 years. She loved to sing with a group of her Axtell friends, who her son nicknamed the “Axtell Swallows”.

She is survived by her children: Douglas (Teresa), Frandsen, San Antonio, Texas; Randy (Sharon), Frandsen, Union City, California; Catherine (Kendall), Bartholomew, Mayfield; Sally Mae (Trent), Nielsen, Salina; Charmaine Lewis, Redmond; 13 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren with three more on the way; sisters: Valine (Dick), Larsen, Sterling; Elaine Holman, Salt Lake City; Janet (Lewis), Garbe, Manti and Laura (Dave), Bradley, Sandy.

She is also preceded in death by her parents; grandson, Marc Frandsen; son-in-law, Mark Lewis and brother-in-law, Cornell Holman.

Funeral services were held on Monday, Oct. 23, 2017at 1 p.m. in the Axtell LDS Ward Chapel. Burial was in the Centerfield Cemetery.

Funeral Directors, Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti. Online guest book www.maglebymortuary.com.