Janice Margaretha Jorgenson passed away quietly on April 30, 2017 surrounded by her family.
She was born on June 2, 1936 in Davenport, Iowa. She married Leo Jorgenson October 12, 1957. They enjoyed 60 years of traveling, dancing, and raising their 2 sons, Lance and Roger. Always putting others before herself, she balanced owning a realty business with home cooked meals and volunteer activities.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Claus and Sarah Thomsen, and brother Wayne Thomsen. She is survived by her husband, Leo Jorgenson; her sister Jean Kraft of Grants Pass, OR; sisters-in-law Arlene Bobier of Joshua Tree, CA, Helen Jorgenson of Davenport, IA, and Janet Thomsen of Mandeville, LA; son Lance, his former spouse Lori, their daughters Jordyn, Aldyn, Sydney and Savannah; son Roger, his spouse Catherine, their daughters Anne, Mary and Natalie; and great grandson, Ringo; and nieces, nephews and other loved ones too numerous to mention.
Services will be today at St. Joseph Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Burial will be at Memorial Park Cemetery. Services are provided by Foster-Petering Funeral Home.
Published on May 1, 2017