top banner

Obituary Listings

Vernon L Jansen

May 31, 1937 November 7, 2020
Vernon L Jansen
There are condolences waiting approval on Vernon's Tribute wall
Obituary for Vernon L Jansen

Private family services were held. Go to the Benson Funeral Home Facebook page to view the service.

Vernon Jansen, age 83, was born on May 31, 1937, in Worthington, MN, the son of Louis and Cora (Anderson) Jansen. He graduated from Round Lake High School in 1955. Vernon married Ardis Nystrom on January 1, 1959, in Worthington. After he retired from the police department, he worked part time at Runnings and TSC. After he moved back to the farm, he raised sheep and rabbits as a hobby. He enjoyed deer hunting. In his later years, he liked to watch the birds and made sure they were well fed. Vernon died on Saturday, November 7, 2020, at his residence in Worthington, MN.
Vernon is survived by his wife of 61 years, Ardis Nystrom Jansen; children, Vicky Senne (Mark) of Mankato, MN, Brian (Lori) of Evanston, WY, Janine Spessard (Steve) of Worthington, and Nicole Arndt (Jeff) of Onalaska, WI; nine grandchildren, Rachel Senne, Candace Eubanks, Cheri Poindexter, Christopher Senne, Brittany Duffy, Kyle Spessard, Halie Spessard, Dylan Stark, and Ashton Arndt; five great grandchildren; sister, Dorothy Nesius; sister-in-law, Grace Jansen, and special friend and neighbor, Stan Jurgensen.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Cora; brothers, Virgil and Marvin, and sisters, Evie Lucks and Carol Langseth.


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries


We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Vernon L Jansen

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Vernon

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Vernon L Jansen.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.