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Frances Jacobson 1911-2009

Dec 17, 2009

Frances Jacobson passed away Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2009, at La Posada Hospice Center in Las Cruces, NM. She was 98.

Frances was born in Emmetsburg on Nov. 11, 1911 and lived in Emmetsburg most of her life until her retirement. She and her husband, Basil, ran the Quality Café before receiving their degrees in education and becoming teachers. She was an active member of Bethany Lutheran Church.

Survivors include her son, Basil Jr. and daughter, Jane Drew; as well as seven grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, and five great-great-grandchildren.

Frances was preceded in death by her husband, Basil; and baby son, David.

Memorial services for Frances Jacobson will be held at Bethany Lutheran Church in June.