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Obituaries

Marion L. Jacobs

STERLING – Marion L. Jacobs, 84, of Sterling, died Tuesday, April 8, 2014. 

She was born April 11, 1929, in Bureau County, the daughter of Raymond and Florence (Owens) Kuepker. She married Robert “Bob” Jacobs on June 11, 1949, in Sterling. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Sterling. 

Survivors include her husband; one daughter, Lori (Bill) Senteney of DeSoto; three sons, Barry Jacobs and Mark (Gina) Jacobs, both of Sterling, and Randal (Beth) Jacobs of Prophetstown; three sisters, Barbara Froeter, Pam (Jeff) Gray, and Nancy (Lee) Eilers, all of Sterling; one brother, Ron (Linda) Kuepker of Tampico; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. 

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday and the funeral at 4 p.m. Saturday at Schilling Funeral Home in Sterling, with the Rev. Paul Judd, pastor of First United Methodist Church, officiating. 

A memorial has been established to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Visit www.schillingfuneralhome.com to send condolences.

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