Barbara J. (Longfield-Watters) Jensen

Barbara J. (Longfield-Watters) Jensen, age 74, of Friendship, formerly of Madison, Wisconsin passed away Thursday, January 17, 2019, at her home.

Barbara was born January 29, 1944, in Madison to LeRoy and Mintabelle Longfield.

Barbara married her first husband Raymond Watters on October 27, 1962. This marriage was blessed with two children Debra and Timothy. She later married Tom Jensen on December 3, 1983, in Madison.

Barbara enjoyed bowling, loved nature and watching the Packers & Badgers.

She worked at American Family Insurance Company in Madison as a supervisor and retired after 20 years.

Barbara was preceded in death by her parents; son, Tim “Chopper”, and brother, Robert Longfield.

Survivors include her husband, Tom; daughter, Debra (Dan) Sime; grandchildren, Cheyenne Cooley, DJ Sime, Kholton & Raelynn Watters & their mother, Bridget Benson; great-grandchildren, Cassidy, Rhiannon, and Liliana; brother Bill (Marilyn) Longfield and sister-in-law, Mary Jane Longfield. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.

A special thank you to Heartland Hospice.

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  1. Linda and Doug Donley says:

    Prayers to the family. She was a awesome friend.

  2. Bunny Perry says:

    Heartfelt prayers to Tom & family for the loss of your loved one.
    Eileen (Bunny) Perry

  3. Laurie Yeazel says:

    So sorry for your loss. Barb was my supervisor years ago and she attended my wedding.

  4. Deb Schwenke says:

    Tom and Deb, so sorry for your loss. Barb and I worked together for many years. She will be dearly missed.

  5. Gwen Langan says:

    So sorry for your loss. I worked with Barb at AF County Market and she was a wonderful person.

  6. Karen Simonis says:

    sorry for you loss, I worked with Barb for about 5 years, she was a good person to work for

  7. Bonnie dauley says:

    Sweet Sister rest in peace! My heart is joyful knowing your battle is finished. Your family will deeply miss you in ways I can not express.

    Prayers to Tom, Deb and the family. As well as to Barb’s many friends.

  8. Dick Seiberlich says:

    Sorry for your loss. A good friend from American Family. May see rest in peace.

  9. Michael Jensen says:

    So sorry for your loss

  10. Dorsanne Stark says:

    So sorry for your loss. I worked with your mom at amfam and enjoyed every minute of it. She was a great boss and friend. We had some good times. Although we didn’t talk much after she retired I thought about her a lot. Goodbye my friend. Rest in peace.

  11. Nora Andersen says:

    I’m so sorry to hear this. I worked with Barb at the grocery store in Adams. My thoughts and prayers go out to the family!

  12. Shari Stephenson says:

    So sorry to hear this. I worked with Barb at American Family and I enjoyed being a Facebook friend. I will miss her posts.

  13. Alica Weihert says:

    So sorry for your loss. I worked with her am fam.

  14. Kristi Fehrman says:

    So sorry to hear about Barb’s passing. I worked with her at American Family and found her on Facebook a couple of years ago. I thoroughly enjoyed our work and FB friendships. RIP, Barb. No more pain. I will miss your posts.

  15. Mary Longfield says:

    Tom, Debbie and family. I am so sorry for our loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  16. Toni Westphal says:

    Sorry for your loss. Prayers for you all during this difficult time.

  17. Theresa Buettner says:

    Deb, I am so sorry for your loss. I worked with your mom at American Family many years ago, she was an awesome boss! Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family!
    Theresa Buettner

  18. Barb Shada says:

    RIP my Dear Friend…I will miss you dearly you were like a MOTHER to me…Love you so much…Prayers and Hugs to Tom, Deb and families…

  19. Jay Longfield says:

    So sorry Tom and deb
    Tim is taking care of her now

  20. Diane Longfield says:

    RIP Aunt Barb. You will be missed more than you could imagine. I Love you so much. Prayers to Deb, Tom & the rest of our families. <3