Paul C. Jensen, 58, of Sandusky, passed away on Monday morning, November 11, 2013 in Stein Hospice Care Center after a brief illness.
He was born on December 21, 1954 in Bremerton, Washington. He graduated from Port Clinton High School in 1973, and received an Associate Degree in Wildlife Management from Hocking Hills Technical College in Nelsonville, Ohio.
Paul worked at AIM Packaging in Port Clinton, was a self-employed wood worker and contractor, worked for many local auctioneers, and was an antique dealer - known by many as "the hall seat guy."
Paul was a member of the Lutheran Faith. He was a grandpa to the entire neighborhood. He loved to cook, remodel homes, and shoot pool, where he played in the Cue Club.
Paul is survived by his wife, Carol (Weirich) Jensen, whom he married on November 30, 1974; parents, Ron and "Bea" (Bennett) Jensen; son, Eric Jensen, of Norwalk; daughter, Nicole Jensen, of Sandusky; daughter-in-law, Amy Jensen, of Milan; grandson, Elrik (Felecia) Jensen, of Huron; two granddaughters, Tessa Jensen, of Milan, and December Lawrence, of Sandusky; and two brothers, Craig Jensen, of Columbus, and Steve Jensen, of Port Clinton.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Cynthia Jensen, in 1978.
Friends may call from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M. on Friday, November 15, 2013 at the Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. Funeral services will be on Saturday at 10 A.M. at the funeral home. Rev. Kent Joy will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Paul's name to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870 or to Erie County Cancer Services, 505 E. Perkins Ave., Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences and gifts of sympathy may be made to the family at www.toftfh.com.