• By Heather Carlson Kehren

Mayo Clinic offers condolences on passing of U.S. Rep. Jim Hagedorn

February 18, 2022
the blue and white Mayo Clinic shields flag flying outside the Gonda building windows in Rochester Minnesota

Media statement from Gianrico Farrugia, M.D., Mayo Clinic’s president and CEO:

Congressman Hagedorn was a good friend to Mayo Clinic and a strong voice for Minnesota. A proud native and lifelong champion of southern Minnesota, he knew our communities well and genuinely cared for those around him. We are grateful for his public service and send our heartfelt condolences to his wife, Jennifer, his family and friends. We know he will be deeply missed by many. 


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