James Alvin Jorgenson passed away on Monday, June 9, 2008 at Bethany Homes, Fargo.
James Alvin Jorgenson was born to Morgan H. Jorgenson and Lila (Hovland) Jorgenson on February 17, 1938 in Oscar Township, Ottertail County, Minnesota. He farmed with his father near Pelican Rapids, MN until he started trucking. His first job was with Duane Farname hauling milk in Pelican Rapids, MN. He then worked for Raymond Cossette; Gold Label Feed; J&K Trucking; and Industrial Molasses. He married Karen Soland on February 9, 1962 in Sisseton, SD.
He loved collecting – John Wayne memorabilia, guns, knives, lighters, pens, etc. He also loved woodworking. James retired in 2000.
Children: Sheri McCabe (Brandon) ? Fargo
Lori LaFrombois (Tom) ? Fargo
Gary Jorgenson (Kristi) ? Fargo
6 Grand children – 6 Great Grandchildren
Siblings: Vicki Jorgenson (Darlene); Rothsay, Mn
Mary Lou Spip (Doug) ; Minot, ND
There will be a visitation from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Thursday with a memorial service at 4:00 p.m. Thursday in the Boulger Funeral Home Chapel.
Online guest book at www.boulgerfuneralhome.com
Arrangement entrusted to the care of Boulger Funeral Home.