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Evelyn H. Jacobson, 88

Aug 31, 2014

Blue Earth Evelyn J. Jacobson, age 88, of Blue Earth, died Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, at United Hospital. Funeral services were held on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Blue Earth, with Rev. Dr. Mark Wilms officiating. Burial was in Riverside Cemetery, Blue Earth.

She was born Aug. 21, 1926, the daughter of Walter and Henrietta (Hoelmer) Daleske. She graduated from Welcome High School in 1944. On August 28, 1948, she married Alvin “Pete” Jacobson at Welcome. They farmed at rural Guckeen all of their lives until retiring in 2003.

She was a member of Trinity Lutheran church, VFW Auxiliary, she loved baking, canning, making kringle, playing cards, jig saw puzzles, and most of all spending time with her family.

She is survived by her son, Mike (Joann) Jacobson of Blue Earth; grandson, Nathan (Hani) Jacobson of St. Cloud; granddaughter, Sara (Matt) Theede of New Richland; five great-grandchildren Gabriel, Leyla, and Elijah Jacobson, and Elise and Nora Theede.

She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, and brother Arnold Daleske.

Patton Funeral Home & Cremation Service was in charge of the arrangements. Web tributes may be left at www.pattonfh.com