Monday, June 1, 2020

Shirley A. Jorgenson, 87, Kasson

Shirley Ann Jorgenson, 87, of Kasson was called home by her Lord and Savior Saturday May 25, 2019. She passed away at Saint Mary’s Hospital Mayo Clinic Campus from complications due to a fall.

Shirley was born on Aug. 29, 1931 in Mantorville Township to Harry and Blanche (Olive) Jorgenson.  Shirley grew up in the Kasson/Mantorville area and attended District 29 rural school. She was a homemaker and helped on the farm.  Shirley enjoyed knitting, puzzles, scrap booking, gardening, walking, and serving others. She was an active member of the First Baptist Church in Kasson, where she served in many areas.

Shirley is survived by a brother, Leonard Jorgenson and a sister in law, Elaine Jorgenson, both of Kasson, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.  She was preceded in death by her parents, three sisters, Pearl, Minnie, and Donna, two brothers, Lawrence and Lester, sisters in law Betty and Mary, and a brother in law Leroy Witzel.

A funeral service for Shirley will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday May 31, 2019 at First Baptist Church, 304 4th St NW Kasson, with Reverend John Todor officiating.   Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Thursday May 30, 2019 at the Czaplewski Family Funeral Homes, 801 7th St SE Kasson.  Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Mantorville.

Memorials are suggested to the First Baptist Church or Bass Lake Camp.

To share a special memory or condolence please visit Czaplewski Family Funeral Homes, 801 7th St SE Kasson, MN 55944 (507)634-6510.

Blessed be her memory.  


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