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Sgt Hans Nissen Jorgensen
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Birth: Apr. 5, 1919
Pine County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Dec. 5, 2000
Martin County
Minnesota, USA

Services for Hans N. Jorgensen, 81, of the Fairmont-Ceylon area, will be 2 p.m. Friday at United Methodist Church, Ceylon. Buriel will be in Tenhassen Cemetery, rural Ceylon with full military honors by Nassen-Detert American Legion Post No. 529. Ceylon. Jorgensen died Tuesday, Dec.5, 2000, at the Luiz Wing, Fairmont Community Hospital. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the church. Kramer Family Funeral Home. Welsome, is in Charge of the arrangements.

Hans Nissen Jorgensen was born April 5, 1919, in Coulter, Iowa, son of Andrew and Martha(Britton)Jorgensen. He graduated from Medford High School, Taylor County, Wis., in 1936. He worked with his father on their dairy farm and as a carpenter. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1940-1945. He married Audra Orr on March 2, 1944, in Chicopee, Mass. They farmed in Colorado and moved to a farm near Ceylon in 1948. He retired in 1984. He became a resident of the Lutz Wing, Fairmont Community Hospital, in 1994.

He was a member of United Methodist Church, Ceylon Nassen-Detert American Legion Post No. 529, Ceylon and Martin County Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 1222, Fairmont.

Survivors include: wife, Audra, daughter Beverly Kruschke and husband, Delwin, of Anoka; two grandsons; brothers, Raymond Jorgensen and wife, Rosie, of Williams, Iowa, William Jorgensen and wife Helen, of Sheffield, Iowa and Norman Jorgensen and wife Emma, of Withee, Wis; nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers.

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Mast Sgt U S Army Air Corps
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  Audra Virginia Orr Jorgensen (1923 - 2010)*
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Tenhassen Cemetery
Martin County
Minnesota, USA
Maintained by: Max
Originally Created by: Treva Poe
Record added: Dec 08, 2010
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Sgt Hans Nissen Jorgensen
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Sgt Hans Nissen Jorgensen
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Sgt Hans Nissen Jorgensen
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Thank you for your part in giving us our freedom.
- Max
 Added: Jul. 23, 2012
Remembering you!
- Max
 Added: Dec. 5, 2011
Uncle Hans;You have left such fond memories behind
- Maxine and Keith
 Added: Aug. 7, 2011

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