Walter E. Jorgenson, 83, passed away Sept. 25, 2019, at the Wisconsin Veterans Home in Chippewa Falls. He was born June 21, 1936, to Bjarne and Orpha Jorgenson.

He lived on his family farm in Dovre township until 1980 when he moved to Chetek. He served in the army from 1959–1961.

He is survived by his three nephews, Larry (Deb), Rodney (Diane) and Brad (Jan) Jorgenson; niece Cynthia (Paul) Christensen; as well as six great-nieces and great-nephews; and 13 great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.

Walter was preceded in death by his parents, Bjarne and Orpha Jorgenson; his brother Harley Jorgenson; and sister-in-law Beverly Jorgenson.

A private family service will be held with interment at Dovre Lutheran Church cemetery.

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