Let the family know you care by sharing this tribute.

Barbara N. Jorgensen, 81, of Gowen, formerly of Grand Rapids, went to her heavenly home on Saturday, December 1, 2018.

Barb enjoyed going to the casino, going out with family and friends for dinner, and long car rides – especially across the Mackinac Bridge.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Norman Jorgensen; and son Brad. She is survived by her daughter, Pamela Jorgensen; son, Bruce & Teresa Jorgensen; grandchildren, Heather & Dave Carpenter, Angela & Brian Backing, Adam Jorgensen; and two great-grandsons, Chance Backing, and Lucas Carpenter.

A time of gathering will be held between 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at Christiansen Cremation & Funeral Care, 511 S. Franklin Street, Greenville, 48838. 

To send a message of sympathy to the family, sign Barb’s online guest book, or to share a favorite memory, please visit:

Arrangements were entrusted to Michigan Cremation & Funeral Care, Grand Rapids.


Let the family know you care by sharing this tribute.

3 Condolences

  1. Julie Bunn on December 4, 2018 at 3:13 am

    My condolences to all the of the family and friends. Aunt Barb was a sweet and kind sole. Her and her children played a serious role in my child hood memories. Many shared and cherished memories. Until we meet again, I love you and please hug my mom for me.

  2. Heather Carpenter on December 4, 2018 at 12:07 pm

    Grandma I love you so much! Thank you for everything you have done for me growing up. I told you everything you are my bestfriend! When things happen in my life I always called you first and told you, now I have hope you are looking down on me and watching and already know it happened..the last few days we spent together I will remember for the rest of my life. love you always and for ever! Your granddaughter

  3. Dan & Kelly Nanninga on December 4, 2018 at 2:31 pm

    So sorry to hear about Barb. Ive been keeping all of you in my prayers. She was such a nice lady!

Leave a Condolence