RACINE - Helen Elizabeth "Pat" Jorgenson, 98, passed away peacefully at Becker Shoop Center on Saturday, February 1, 2014. Pat was born in Wausau, Wisconsin on June 23, 1915 the daughter of the late Frank and Hattie (née: Kroch) Krahn. She graduated from Wausau High School "Class of 1933". Upon moving to Racine in 1938, Pat was united in marriage to Harold Jorgenson on June 10, 1939. She was a member of Second Presbyterian Church in Racine since 1948, a longtime member of Ladies Guild and WATS. Pat was employed by Dr. Steffen for several years as her Personal Residential Care Facilitator, retiring in 1986. Pat is survived by one son, Harold "Arch" (Melody) Jorgenson, one daughter, Lavora (Jim) Bohn; grandchildren, Jim (Melissa) Jorgenson, Debra Jorgenson, Lisa (Jim) Heilman, Patricia Bohn (Miles) and Scott Bohn (Sandy). She is further survived by great grandchildren, Anthony and Nikole Bohn, Amanda, Mark and Fawn Hansen, Jenna Heilman, Danny, Sara, Kurtis Hebior and Timmy Jorgenson. Pat is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold on January 28, 1975 and two grandchildren, Linda and Mark Bohn. Funeral services will be held at Sturino Funeral Home on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 11 a.m. She will be laid to rest next to her husband at West Lawn Memorial Park following services. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday from 9 a.m. until service time at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to remember Pat in a special way may direct memorials to Second Presbyterian Church, 1400 Kingston Ave, Racine, WI 53402. Sturino Funeral Home 3014 Northwestern Ave. Racine, WI 53404 (262) 632-4479 www.sturinofuneralhome.com
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Published in Racine Journal Times on Feb. 4, 2014