Leonard N. Jorgenson, age 87, of Brainerd, passed away on his birthday, Sept. 2, 2012. Leonard was preceded in death by his sister, Marilyn Jacobus; and infant brother, Phillip. He will be deeply missed by his wife of 62 years, Joyce; daughter, Susan (Craig) Howell; sons, Ed (Becky), Bruce (Barbara); grandchildren, Lori, Blake, Carrie (Matt), Jacob (Amber), Jesse (Jessica); great-grandchildren, Alexandra, Brooklyn, Savannah, Owen, Presley; niece, Cheryl Heger; and nephews, Ed and Scott Jacobus. Memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Brainerd with visitation beginning one hour prior to service. Interment will take place at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.