Jeannette Lillian (Nee: Frank) Jorgenson of Racine, Wisconsin, passed away on Saturday, July 26, 2014, after a short illness. She was born September 2, 1923, to the late Russell and Lilah (Nee: Meyer) Frank of Racine.
Survivors include her children, Jacqueline (Mark) Kartman of Coon Valley, Wisconsin, Sharon Jorgenson, Jeff (Katie) Jorgenson, and Jill (Christopher) Osiecki, all of Racine, Wisconsin; her grandchildren, Paul (Karen) Kartman of Circle Pines, Minnesota, Ben (Katherine) Kartman of Stoughton, Wisconsin, Brenna Osiecki, Branden Osiecki, Maddie Johnston, Gavin Johnston, Mara Johnston, David Johnston, Jenna Johnston, J.P. Jorgenson, Lily Jorgenson, Caleb Jorgenson; great grandson, Colby Kartman; sisters and brothers, Marian (Elmo) Halverson of Racine, Glenn (Judy) Frank of Menomonee, Wisconsin, Lorraine Spong Scoville of Naperville, Illinois, Virginia “Ginger” (Richard) Lambrecht of Janesville, Wisconsin; brother-in-law, James Engholt of Racine.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 31, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the Evangelical United Methodist Church, 212 11th St., with Rev. John Fleming officiating. Interment will follow at Graceland Cemetery. Relatives and friends may meet with the family Wednesday at the funeral home from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. and Thursday at the church from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Memorials to Gideons International or to the Evangelical United Methodist Youth and Children’s Ministry have been suggested.
A special thank you to caregivers Maggie Cruz and Lynn Klepel and to the staff at Hospice Alliance for their loving and compassionate care.
MARESH-MEREDITH & ACKLAM FUNERAL HOME
803 Main St., Racine, WI (262) 634-7888