Arthur Jorgensen, of St. Simons Island, died peacefully on Friday, Feb. 10 at Southeast Georgia Health System surrounded by family, having received his last rites. Arthur’s memorialization was by cremation. The memorial service will be held at a later date.
He was born in Wildwood, N.J., in 1936. After receiving his high school diploma, he joined the U.S. Air Force. When he returned from Germany, he attended Temple University in Philadelphia. After graduation he became an officer of Girard Trust Bank, and later moved to New York City, where he was V.P. of International Finance and Customer Relations at European American Bank.
Arthur lived in the Island Club on St. Simons Island, as well as Avalon, N.J. He also maintained a home in Germany. He enjoyed traveling and reading. He is survived by his wife Gudrun; brother, Wayne (Diane); and several nieces and nephews.
Arrangements are entrusted to Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home and Oglethorpe Crematorium, www.edomillerandsons.com.