HENRY B. JACOBS
Henry B. Jacobs, 63, Of Walnut Dies
Walnut: - Henry B. Jacobs, 63, of Walnut,
Route One, died unexpectedly Thursday afternoon in his home. There will be
visitation from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday in Chapel Hill Funeral home,
Dixon. Funeral services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Monday in the funeral
home by the Rev. William Ufkes of the First Lutheran Church of Ohio. Burial
will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Park, Dixon. A memorial fund has been
established for the First Lutheran Church of Ohio.
Henry B. Jacobs was born March 28, 1908 in
Amboy, son of Ben and Hannah Lehman Jacobs. He was united in marriage with
Elsie Schaefer Feb. 21, 1934 in Dixon. He farmed many years in the Amboy and
Surviving with the widow are three daughters and
two sons, Mrs. Tom (Anita) Edmundson of Hendersonville, N.C., Mrs. Jerry (Arline)
Fritz of Stockton, Mrs. Neil (Leona) Rosene of Ohio, Duane of Walnut and
Mark at home. He also leaves three sisters, Mrs. Frieda Brown who resides at
Colonial Acres Rest Home, Rock Falls, Mrs. Kathryn Knapp of Amboy and Mrs.
Elbert (Ruth) Bohn of Dixon, four brothers, John and George of Harmon and
Emil and Onno of Dixon and nine grandchildren. His parents and one son
preceded in death.
(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls,
Illinois, December 3, 1971 - Friday, pg 2, submitted by Melva L. Taylor)