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Grace E. Jacobson

Published On: Sep 02 2013 03:08:31 PM CDT

Grace E. Jacobson, age 86 of Soldiers Grove, passed away on Friday, August 30, 3013 at Vernon Memorial Hospital surrounded by her family.

She was born September 25, 1926 the daughter of Robert and Emma (Eckerman) Spencer in Readstown, WI.

Grace married Samuel Jacobson on May 7, 1940 in Waukon, Iowa.

She worked at Admiral in Harvard, IL until they moved to Wisconsin where they farmed for many years.

She enjoyed watching professional wrestling, Tiger Woods playing golf, coloring, word search books, having big dinners and spending time with all of her family.

She is survived by

a son Marvin Jacobson of Soldiers Grove

two daughters:

Linda Wilbur of Beloit

Beverly Schmit of Mount Sterling

13 grandchildren

32 great grandchildren

14 great great grandchildren

Grace was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Sam; her son Larry; her daughter Wanda; her son in law Garland; two grandchildren; two brothers and one sister.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at the PRATT MEMORIAL CHAPEL. Elder John Johnson will officiate and burial will be in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Willow Township, Richland County. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 11:00 AM until service time at 1:00 PM. The Pratt Funeral and Cremation Service is assisting the Jacobson family. Online condolences may be made at prattfuneralservice.com

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