Fred F. Jorgensen, 60
Fred F. Jorgensen, a resident of Little Falls, passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2012, at St. Gabriel’s Hospital in Little Falls.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Saturday, June 30, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Belle Prairie, with Father Jerry Nordick officiating. Burial was at Holy Family Parish Cemetery in Belle Prairie.
Fred F. Jorgensen was born July 21, 1951, in Little Falls, to the late Harold and Ida Jorgensen. Fred attended Little Falls High School, graduating in 1971. Fred worked various jobs in the Little Falls area. He was best known as a professional painter and had his own company called “Fred’s Painting.” Fred enjoyed watching western movies, reading, computer games and fishing. Due to his health the last couple of years, he resided at Brott’s Boarding Home, where he will be sadly missed.
Fred is survived by his daughter, Mary Strickland of Lubbock, Texas; brother, Peter (Diane) Jorgensen of Plato; sisters, Susan Archer of Minneapolis, Marion (Walter) Masog of Pierz and Cathy (Mike) Waytashek of Little Falls; two grandchildren, Casey and Elli.
Fred was preceded in death by his parents, Harold and Ida Jorgensen.
Pallbearers were Roger Dzieweczynski, Greg Smith, Mike Babb, Gorden Borg, Robert Archer and Leon Virnig.
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