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Obituary for Trudy Elze Jurgens

Edltraud “Trudy” Elze Jurgens, 68, passed away on Feb. 16, 2023, at Accent Care Hospice.

Trudy was born to Edward Meger Sr. and Alma Meger.

Trudy Elze Jurgens
Trudy Elze Jurgens

Trudy enjoyed growing up near North Beach in Racine, Wis. and had many adventures with her brother and friends. She loved her family, her friends, her pets and gardening.

Trudy traveled to Europe and around the U.S. with her family. Trudy lost her husband, Lee Jurgens, on Feb. 7, 2023, after many years of caregiving while he was ill. She taught us that “Love endures all.”

Trudy is survived by her brother Edward (Carol) Meger; caregiver, Adam Smith; aunts, uncles, cousins, dear friends, Joel Jurgens, and family.


Committal service will be held at West Lawn Memorial Park on Thursday, March 2, 2023, at 2:15 p.m.

For those wishing to attend, please meet at the cemetery entrance.

To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Trudy Elze Jurgens please visit the Sturino Funeral Home Sympathy Store.

Obituary and photo courtesy of Sturino Funeral Home.

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