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Jeffrey Alan Jurgensen

Jeffrey Alan Jurgensen was born on June 18, 1964 in Sumner, IA and died July 18, 2014 in Lisbon, IA.

Jeffrey Alan Jurgensen entered the United States Army on November 17, 1982, in Des Moines, IA, served during the Peacetime era and reached the rank of before being discharged on November 15, 1985 in Fort Bragg, NC.

Jeffrey Alan Jurgensen is buried at St. John's Lutheran in Sumner, Iowa and can be located at

Armed Forces Grave Registration

Release Date 7/19/2077


Jeffrey A. Jurgensen, 50, of Lisbon, Iowa and formerly of Sumner, Iowa, died Friday, July 18, 2014, at his home.

Funeral Service: 10:30 A.M. Thursday, July 24, 2014, at St. John Lutheran Church in Sumner, with Rev. Susan Friedrich officiating.

Visitation: 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Becker-Milnes Funeral Home in Sumner and after 9:30 A.M. Thursday at the church.

Interment: St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Sumner, with military honors.

A Memorial Fund has been established in his name.

Jeffrey Alan Jurgensen was born June 18, 1964, in Sumner, the son of Roger A. and Vernette E. (Seehase) Jurgensen. He was confirmed at St. John’s American Lutheran Church in Sumner. In 1982, he graduated from Sumner High School. Following graduation, Jeffrey entered the military, serving in the United States Army from 1982 to 1985 in the 82nd Airborne Division as a parachute rigger. He then served in the Army Reserves until his retirement in 2007. Jeffrey was employed for the Veterans Administration, first as an LPN in Waterloo and then as a program analyst at the VA Hospital in Iowa City. He enjoyed fishing, woodworking and collecting David Bradley Tractors.

Jeff is survived by his mother, Vernette Jurgensen of Tripoli; 2 sisters, Cynthia (Lance) Hemel of Oelwein and Valerie “Missy” (Darrell) Doss of Tripoli; 2 nephews, Cameron Doss and Eric Baptist; and 2 nieces, Samantha Doss and Cassandra Quiniones.

He was preceded in death by father, Roger Jurgensen; and 2 nieces, Danniella and Victoria Doss.

“Jeffrey A. Jurgensen.” Becker-Milnes Funeral Services & Rettig Funeral Home. Accessed October 5, 2014. http://www.beckermilnesrettig.com/jajurgensen.html.