11:30-1:30 Sunday, June 27 in Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
10:00-11:00 A.M. Monday, June 28 in Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Fargo.
1:30 P.M. Sunday, June 27 in Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
11:00 A.M. Monday, June 28 in Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Fargo.
2:00 Monday, June 28 at Scambler Cemetery, Pelican Rapids, MN.
Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Karen J. Jorgenson, 68, Fargo passed away Friday, June 25 in the Palliative Care Unit of MeritCare Hospital, Fargo.
Karen was born June 11, 1942 to Myrten and Ruby (Swanson) Soland in Fergus Falls, MN.
Karen attended country school in Pelican Rapids graduating in 1960. Karen pursued many jobs after high school before marrying James Jorgenson in Sisseton, SD in 1962. They made their home in Pelican Rapids, MN before moving to Elizabeth, MN. When Karen’s oldest daughter Sheri was born, the family moved to Fargo. In 1966 her second was child was born, Lori. Throughout this time, Karen was a stay at home mom, taking care of both her daughters. In 1970, her son Gary was born.
A major part of the Karen’s life was both her children and grandchildren. Karen was very active in her church, where she taught and touched many people’s lives.
She is survived by her children; Sheri (Brandon) McCabe, Fargo ND, Lori (Tom) LaFrombois, Fargo ND, Gary (Kristi) Jorgenson, Fargo ND, mother; Ruby Eggermont, Fargo ND, three sisters; Bonnie (Ron) Littlefield, Detroit Lakes MN, Loretta Hartman, Detroit Lakes MN, Gail (Dale) Newbert, Pelican Rapids MN, four brothers; Donald (Pat) Soland, St. Paul MN, David (Debbie) Soland, Moorhead MN, Daniel (Kathy) Soland, OK, Douglas (Ginny) Soland, Fargo ND, two sister-in-laws, Vickey Jorgenson, Rothsay MN, MaryLou Stip, Minot ND, six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank the staff of Dr. Preston Stein, the Roger Maris Cancer Center and Hospice of the Red River Valley.