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Robert E. Jacobs

July 13, 2017
Robert E. Jacobs
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Obituary for Robert E. Jacobs

Robert E. Jacobs of What Cheer, Iowa died July 13, 2017. He was 85 years old.

Robert proudly served in the United States Navy from January 1950 to October 1953. During his service he received the Korean Service Medal with 2 Bronze Stars, the National Defense Service Medal, and the United Nations Service Medal.

Robert was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and friend. He was deeply loved and will be sorely missed.

Robert is survived by his loving daughters, Roxanne Westover and Robin Stankewitz. He is also survived by his 5 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. Robert is preceded in death by his beloved wife, Margaret and his children, Roy Capling and Rita Patterson.

A Funeral Service will be held at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 1368 N. Crooks Road (between 14-15 Mile Rds.) Thursday 11am. Friends may visit Wednesday 4-8pm. Burial will follow at White Chapel Cemetery, Troy.


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