Justin "J.D." Dean Jorgensen

January 06, 2016

Service Details

Justin “J.D.” Dean Jorgensen, 30, died tragically Wednesday, January 6, 2016 in a work related accident.

He was born October 3, 1985 to James and Cheryl Jorgensen and was welcomed home by his older brother, Joshua. Justin was always very active as a child and into designing cars and painting, drawing, and videogames. He grew up in Lorimor, Iowa. He graduated from East Union High School in 2004 while also attending S.W.I.C. for automotive and auto body. He was always trading and swapping vehicles. After graduating, he moved to Des Moines.

Justin was employed as a pipelayer. He worked for many years for McAninch in Des Moines. He then moved to Waverly and worked for PCI, before moving home to Colfax and working for J.R.S. Excavating.

While living and working in Waverly, he met Brandy Baldwin and they became proud parents of Jaxson. Jaxson was welcomed home by his older sister, Shaley, and after moving back to Colfax, Justin and Brandy married in 2014. He was a proud father, loving husband and son, as well as a little brother. He will be dearly missed by all.

Justin is survived by his wife, Brandy; his children, Shaley and Jaxson; his parents, James and Cheryl; his brother, Joshua Lee Jorgensen (Kristin Marie); nieces and nephew, Alexia, Savanah, and Steven; grandparents, Keith and Judith Jorgensen; in-laws, Ronald and Jeannie Baldwin; as well as many aunts, uncles, and other extended family.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, John and Delores Jenkins and his great-grandparents, Ivan and Phyllis Franklin.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., with a memorial service at 1 p.m., Monday, January 11th at Hamilton’s Funeral Home, 605 Lyon Street, Des Moines, Iowa.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family.

Condolences may be expressed at www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com.