Dolores A. Jorgensen

May 31, 1938 - November 1, 2016

Obituary & Service Info

Dolores A. Jorgensen

Dolores A. (nee Ruszaj) Jorgensen, 78, of Parlin, NJ, died on Tuesday, November 1, 2016, at home with her loving family by her side. Funeral services will begin on Thursday at 8:45 a.m. from Kurzawa Funeral Home, 338 Main Street in South Amboy. A Funeral Mass will be offered at 9:30 a.m. at St. Stanislaus KostkaChurch, 225 MacArthur Avenue in Sayreville. Interment will follow at St. Stanislaus Cemetery in Sayreville. Visiting hours will take place at the funeral home on Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. Memories and condolences may be shared at

Born and raised in Sayreville to the late George and Alexandra (Malz) Ruszaj, Mrs. Jorgensen and her husband married in 1961 and lived in Brooklyn for 5 years before settling in Parlin 50 years ago. She was a proud homemaker, enjoyed gardening and was devoted to her family. She was also a founder of the Middlesex County Environmental Coalition.

Beloved wife of nearly 56 years to George A. Jorgensen. Devoted mother to George C. Jorgensen and his wife Christine. Cherished grandmother to 3 grandchildren, James, Alexandra and Victoria Jorgensen. Dear sister to the late Joseph Ruszaj.

Donations may be made in her memory to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center .