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John Jorgensen
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Birth: May 7, 1883, Denmark
Death: Jun. 24, 1969
Ogle County
Illinois, USA

John Jorgensen, 86, of Rochelle, passed away at Americana Nursing Home Tuesday, June 24, 1969.

He was born in Kolding, Denmark May 7, 1883 the son of Carl and Elsie Jeppersen Jorgensen. He came to Rochelle in 1903 and married Marie Hetland at Rockford on Dec. 16, 1911.

He was a Rochelle area farmer before he retired in 1944.

A memorial fund has been established.

The Faith Lutheran church member is survived by his wife; one daughter, Mrs. Howard Schoonhoven; one son, Arvene Jorgensen; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Visitation was held Thursday evening at Unger Funeral Home. The funeral is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Friday afternoon at Ungers and burial will be in Trinity Memory Gardens, Rochelle.

Taken from:
Rochelle News
Rochelle, Ogle Co. IL.

*A Charter member of Faith Lutheran Church. 
Family links: 
  Marie O Hetland Jorgensen (1882 - 1985)
Trinity Memory Gardens
Ogle County
Illinois, USA
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Record added: Apr 06, 2007
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John Jorgensen
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John Jorgensen
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