Bjorgen, Charles Edward Age 85 of New Brighton, passed away April 23, 2021. Preceded in death by his wife Sonia; parents Engval and Inga; brother Robert. Survived by sons Eric and Carl; grandchildren Jacob, Kiara, Joshua and Jaeden; sister-in-law Carmen Diestler; nephews Brian, Terry, Elliott and Aaron; other family and friends, and Willy. Charles served in the US Army. He graduated from the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism. He was a photographer for the Minneapolis Star Tribune for over 30 years. As a serial hobbyist, he branched out over the years into many interests including outdoor activities, hunting and fishing, boating, photography, auto restoration, and woodworking. Memorial service 10:30 AM, Friday, May 7, 2021 with gathering 1/2 hour prior at: New Brighton Chapel 651-636-9821 706 4th Avenue NW

Published on May 5, 2021

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