JOHN JERGESON, Obituary
April 2, 2002
CHINOOK John G. Jergeson, 86, Chinook, a retired farmer, died Saturday, March 30, 2002, from complications due to a stroke at a Havre hospital.
A vigil is to be held at 7 p.m. Friday at St. Gabriel's Catholic Church in Chinook. Funeral Mass will be 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Gabriel's with burial in Kuper Memorial Cemetery in Chinook.
John was born July 23, 1915, near Lohman to Chris and Mary Jergesen, who homesteaded north of Lohman.
John and Elizabeth were married in 1939. They farmed north of Havre during World War II and north of Lohman for five years in the late 1940s. In 1949, they moved...