Duwayne L. Jorgensen was born March 12, 1927 in Emery, UT. He died on April 11, 2008 in McGill, NV. A celebration of his life was held on April 15, 2008 at Mountain Vista Chapel in Ely, NV.
Graveside services were held April 16, 2008 at the Monticello Cemetery. He was laid to rest beside his loving wife, Beverly Hyde Jorgensen, who died in 2001.
After serving in the Navy, he worked for a road building company that was working on the road east of Monticello. Here he met his future wife Beverly. They married in 1948 and lived in McGill, NV, where he worked and retired from Kennecott Copper.
He is survived by his children, Eddie (Wan Su), Philip (Melinda), Cindy and sister Ina.