Richard Jorgensen

Obituary of Richard Jorgensen

Richard A. Jorgensen, 60, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family and close friends. Born in Auburn, NY to Herbert and Ida Napoli Jorgensen. Richard was a Senior Officer for the Onondaga County Department of Corrections.


Richard is predeceased by his parents and sister, Theresa Baird.


He is survived by his loving wife, Janice Clarke Jorgensen; children, Tabatha Jorgensen, Tracy (Rob) Mabee, and Timothy (Erica) Jorgensen; step-children Amanda Berry and Marc (Ester) Clarke; grandchildren, Dexter, Maxwell, Aedan, Zachary, Anthony, James, and Arturo; brother, Michael (Ellen) Jorgensen; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.


Calling hours are 1-3:45 pm Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Falardeau Funeral Home, 93 Downer St, Baldwinsville, with services immediately following at 3:45 pm.


In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Upstate Cancer Center Adult Hematology/Oncology Center, 750 E. Adams St, Syracuse, NY 13210 and Hospice of CNY, 990 7th North St, Liverpool, NY 13088.