Erena Maiden Hensley, 91, of Hollister, Missouri, died Friday, Nov. 6 (2020). No service was planned. An interment service will be held for immediate family at Gobbler's Knob Cemetery, Hollister, Missouri. Memorials may made to Good Shepherd Hospice, 3250 S. National, Springfield, MO 65807.
She was born in Varina, Iowa, May 12, 1929. She is the daughter of Danish immigrants the late Niels Sigurd and “Tilda" Pedersen Nielsen. On Feb. 12, 1949, she married Verne O. Maiden of Marathon, Iowa. He preceded her in death.
On Nov. 26, 1990, Erena married Hubert H. Hensley of Newell, Iowa. They resided in Harrison. Hubert died Feb. 29, 2015. She was also preceded in death in 1994 by her eldest daughter, Marla Marie Maiden, of the home.
She is survived by her daughters, Debra Jo Schroeter, Penny Ann Lea, Kelli Lynn Maiden Kenyon and Karen Renae Maiden, all of Hollister, Missouri; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.