James William Jorgensen passed away June 13, 2017 in Ogden, UT at the Washington Terrace Care Center. He was born August 21, 1930 in San Juan Capistrano, CA to George and Carrie Olivares Jorgensen. He married Violet Odle and she preceded him in death.He grew up in San Juan Capistrano where he received his education until the age of 16 when he enlisted in the U.S. Navy and honorably served his country. He worked for many years as a Truck Driver transporting lumber. He loved to work and had a great work ethic. He enjoyed working on word search puzzles and was a member of the Lutheran Church.The family would like to express appreciation to all the staff at Washington Terrace Care Center for the care given to James.He is survived by his Sons: James Jorgensen (Nikie) and Richard Jorgensen and a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren. He is also survived by his Siblings: Kenneth Jorgensen, Georgia Bost, Dorothy Emery and Nancy Jorgensen.James will be laid to rest in the Ogden City Cemetery with Military Honors Accorded Thursday August 3, 2017 at 11:00a.m.