1939 – 2017
Ken Jorgenson passed away peacefully at East Kootenay
Regional Hospital in Cranbrook on Sunday, June 25,
Ken was born on December 31, 1939 in Port Arthur,
Ontario to Martin and Nikka Jorgenson. Ken married
Joan Ford on March 14, 1959 in Th under Bay, Ontario.
He was employed at Crestbrook Forest Industries for 30
years. He enjoyed being a local musician for many years,
and was an avid golfer.
Ken was predeceased by his sister Elen and brothers
Norris and Magnus. He is survived by wife of 58 years
Joan, his sons Jeff and Gary (Tracii), daughters Debbie
Hope (Kyle) and Jodi Johnston, grandson Erik Johnston,
granddaughters Kodi Hope (Anthony), Kaylee Hope,
Naomi Johnston (Austin), and Julia Serrano (Mike),
great grandson Ethan Serrano, several nieces and
nephews, his sister Joan Hanchar (Rick), and brothers
Arnold (Shelby) and Alvin (Bernice).
At Ken’s request there will be no service. Donations in his
honour can be made to your charity of choice.
Arrangements entrusted to McPherson Funeral Service.
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