Imogene Margaret Jordan (96) formerly of Ely, MN


Published on November 5 2012 5:36 am

Imogene Margaret Jordan, 96, formerly of Ely, MN. passed away at Voelker Home for Seniors on November 3 at 5:00 p.m. in Mason, IL. She was born April 1, 1916 in Champaign, IL, the daughter of Edwin and Mary (Davis) Jackson.

Prior to her retirement, Margaret and her husband Harold Jordan ran Jordan’s Printing in Champaign, IL for many years. Margaret spent many hours knitting and quilting and taking walks. Her greatest joy was helping others. Margaret is survived by son, Dr. Robert (Patricia) Jordan of Ely, MN and daughter, Beverly (Ross) Koberlein of Brownstown, IL. She is also survived by 4 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren; sister, Bonnie (Allen) Hollett of Gig Harbor, WA and many nieces and nephews.

Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, C. Harold Jordan, her parents, brother, Edwin Jackson Jr, sisters Glennadine Oliver, Mary Jane Fincham and Chrystal Slade.

Memorial services will be performed by Dr. Lowell Donnelley for Mrs. Jordan at Altamont First Baptist Church, Altamont, IL, Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. Visitation will be one hour before the service. Internment in the Ely Cemetery, Ely, MN. at a later date. C & A Pagel Funeral Home, St. Elmo, IL is in charge of local arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Ely Baptist Church, 1515 E. Camp St, Ely, MN 55731 or donor’s choice.