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Helen J Bass

November 10, 1923 - November 30, 2012

Helen BassHelen Bass passed away peacefully at her home on November 30, 2012.Helen Burton Jensen Bass was born on November 10, 1923 to Heber Anthony and Annie Butcher Burton. She was raised on the fruit farm built by her Grandparents who were some of the original pioneers. They came to Utah from England in the late 1800’s. She attended grade school and High School in Kaysville. She met and married Glen George Jensen in 1941. They had their first child Patricia in 1942 and their second Dale in 1945. Her husband Glen was killed in an industrial accident in 1947. Helen went to work at Hill Air Force Base in 1951, where she met Darrell Bass. They married in 1959. They spent many years fishing, golfing and traveling. After an early retirement they spent 25 winters in Lake Havasu, AZ and fishing on the Oregon Coast in the summers. She was very close to her family and spent many happy hours with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Darrell’s children were also included in vacations and birthdays. Darrell passed away on January 1, 2003.She is survived by her son Dale Ivan Jensen and his wife Gail Lindsay of Spokane, WA. her daughter Patricia Ann Corey and her husband Bob Robinson, her granddaughter Denise Rose and her husband Ron, and grandson Brian Corey and his wife Alison. She is also survived by four great grandchildren and four great great grandchildren; all of Ogden, UT. Included are her step children Lyle and Joanne Bass, of Ridgeway CO., Larry and Karen bass, of Kaysville, Christine and Leon Rogers of Afton, WY., and Clark and Nancy Bass of Ogden, 18 grandchildren and many great grandchildren. The family would like to thank Dr. P Law, Melanie Poddard and Kathy Kimrose of BriO Home Health and Hospice for all their help and kindness. There will be a gathering for friends and family, Monday, December 3, 2012, from 1-2 p.m. at Leavitt’s Mortuary, 836 36th Street, Ogden. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday at Washington Heights Memorial Park, 1718 Combe Road, Ogden


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Service Information

Date: Monday, December 3, 2012

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Leavitts Mortuary


836 36th Street, , Ogden, UT, 84403

Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, December 3, 2012

Time: 2:00 pm -

Washington Heights Memorial Park


4500 Washington Blvd , , Ogden, UT,

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Born: November 10, 1923
Died: November 30, 2012

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Ruth Lund posted on 12/6/12

Sorry to hear about Helen. She was a great lady.We are in Hurricane and just packing up to go to Lake Havasu.She and Darrel loved it there.We send you all our Love.Ruth and J6fmv2erry


louise Wahlstrom posted on 12/4/12

Tammy, I am so sorry for your loss. Helen and my mother Derielle McDowell had alot of memories together and she was always so sweet to my sisters Barbara and Linda and I. We are thinking of you.Sincerely,Louise Wahlstrom


Tammy Weese posted on 12/3/12

Helen will always hold a very special place in my heart. Many memories, One of the most special was the time we spent in Hawaii with Helen, Pat, mom and myself. Many golf games and just special times with Helen and family.Helen has a very special family and one that i hold very dear. Pat, I loved your mom very much.


Smith Landscaping & Lawncare posted on 12/3/12

Helen was such a sweet lady we always looked forward to every tuesday when we did maintenance on her lawn. Her wonderful smile was something we always will remember and missSincerelyChase & Danica SmithSmith Landscaping & Lawncare