Virginia Jorgenson

Obituary of Virginia Jorgenson

Virginia Milton Jorgenson of Jamestown, N.Y. went to our Lord on February 23, 2017.

She was born on July 27, 1923 the daughter of Gust and Anna Jones Milton.

Gina enjoyed Life. A 1941 graduate of Jamestown High school, she was employed in her early years at Marlin Rockwell, Sylvania Electric and Brace Mueller Huntley. She lived in Connecticut and then moved to Florida where she lived for thirty five years.

She was employed with Harris Semiconductor in her later years as an Executive Secretary to the Vice President of Engineering until her retirement when she relocated back to Jamestown.

She loved golf, animals and life itself along with reading, gardening and playing the flute.

She was a member of Christ First United Methodist Church, Norden Club, Willow Run Golf Course and Sunset Valley Golf Course.

She is survived by her son, Ron (Sue) Jorgenson, Russell, PA., her daughter, Linda (Chuck) Rugg, Ashville, N.Y., sister in law and best friend, Thelma Milton, three grandchildren, Chuck Rugg, Tabi & Sara Dallas, nine great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Paul Milton and her sisters, Margaret Johnson, Ruth Sprague, Edith Buchan and Esther Erickson.

A Memorial Service will be held at Christ First United Methodist Church on March 16, at 6:00 pm.

She will be laid to rest in Lakeview Cemetery.

Gina has asked that donations be given to: Christ First United Methodist Church, Chautauqua Hospice & Pallative Care, Chautauqua County Humane Society and the James Prendergast Library.

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