Bradley Don Jorgensen passed away on Sunday, September 20, 2020 at Sanford Hospital, Fargo after a brief illness.
Brad was born in Crookston, MN on July 28, 1951 and grew up on the family farm in Stephen, MN. He graduated from Stephen High School in 1969 and then from Concordia College, Moorhead, MN in 1973. He taught high school English in Minnesota for several years and spent the rest of his career working in sales for American Solutions for Business with a passion for helping his clients like a good friend.
Brad married Lori Johnson on June 30, 1979 in Moorhead, MN. They shared 38 years of laughter, love and life together in Fargo, traveling or at their place on Star Lake before Lori’s death from cancer in 2017. Their son Alex married Sarah Gregory in 2016. Brad got to meet his first grandchild, Lauren Jorgensen, in August and was a very proud grandpa.
Brad was preceded in death by his wife, his parents Phyllis and Donald Jorgensen, and his brother, Robert (Colette) Jorgensen.
Additional family members include Lori’s sister Jean (Carlos) Carrasquillo, Eden Prairie, MN; brother-in-law Keith (Jean) Johnson, Grand Forks, ND; sister-in-law Colette Jorgensen, Shakopee, MN; and, the following nieces and nephews: Erik Carrasquillo, Eden Prairie, MN; Travis (Michelle) Johnson, Minot, ND; Mindy (Kevin) Walsh, Fargo, ND; Matt (Greta) Jorgensen, Minnetrista, MN; and, Adam (Brittany) Jorgensen, Rogers, MN.
In honor of his faithful bulldog, Lucy, memorials can be sent to 4 Luv of Dog Rescue, Fargo. Brad also supported the Roger Maris Cancer Survivorship Program. A memorial will be planned for a later date through Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.