Norman LeRoy Jorgenson, age 82 of Frazee, passed peacefully on May 14, 2022, surrounded by family at Perham Hospital.
He was born on September 12, 1939, in Perham to Clarence and Bertha (Bahls) Jorgenson. He graduated from Perham High School in 1957 and served six months in the Reserves.
On September 24, 1960, Norman was joined in marriage to Jeannette Arlene Hoehne. They were blessed with three children.
Norman farmed his entire life. He enjoyed deer hunting, fishing, playing cards, gardening, chocolate, and spending time with his three granddaughters. He also enjoyed volunteering and was a greeter at Perham Health and always had a smile for everyone. He also volunteered at the Veteran’s Home in Fergus Falls.
Norman is survived by his wife, Jeannette; children, LeRoy (Cheryl), Ricky, and Jennell (Tim); granddaughters, Samantha Johnson-Purdie (Trystyn), Allison and Amanda Jorgenson; and siblings, Albert (Mary Ann), Gloria (Mike) Powers and Marlin (Ardel). He is preceded in death by his brother Lawrence, who died in childhood, and his parents, Clarence and Bertha.
A Funeral Service will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Perham. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Interment at Gorman Lutheran Cemetery in Gorman Township.
Schoeneberger Funeral & Cremation Service, Perham, MN (218) 346-5175 www.schoenebergerfh.com