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LINCOLN -- Sarah I. Jacobs, 92, of
Lincoln died Saturday, June 11, 2011, at Abraham Lincoln Memorial
Hospital. She was a resident of St. Clara's Manor.There will be no visitation. A private family
graveside service will be at Old Union Cemetery.
Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln
is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Jacobs was a homemaker.
She was born Sept. 11, 1918, in Delavan. Her
parents were Rudolph and Nelle Marshall Steiger. She
married Richard K. Jacobs on Jan. 22, 1939, in
Lincoln, and he preceded her in death on May 22,
She is survived by two sons, Richard (and Diana)
Jacobs of LaPorte, Ind., and Marshall H. Jacobs of
Springfield; four grandchildren, Elizabeth D.
Jacobs, Richard J. Jacobs, Derek (and China) Jacobs
and Kara L. Jacobs; and one great-grandson, Parker
She was also preceded in death by one daughter,
Diana I. Jacobs, and one sister, Ester E. Klokkenga.
She was member of First United Methodist Church
She was an avid gardener who loved growing new and
different plants in her yard.
She was devoted to her husband, children and
Memorials may be made to St. Clara's Manor or the
First United Methodist Church.
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