Eleanor Jacobson - January 26, 2009Eleanor Lenore (Watkins) Jacobson was born Oct. 2, 1912 at the “old Davis place” south and east of Venango, Neb. She was the third child of Emery and Janie Watkins. Lenore passed away in her sleep Monday morning, Jan. 26, 2009.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Jacobson, their second son Scott and two brothers, Orville and Dean Watkins.
She will be greatly missed by her sons, Kenneth Jacobson and wife Brenda of Aurora, Colo., and Michael Jacobson of San Diego, Calif.; nine grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Thema Merten of Coos Bay, Ore.; and Dolores Sexson of Grant, Neb.; brothers, Howard and wife Dorothy Watkins of Coos Bay, Kenneth and wife Norma Watkins of Groves, Texas; many nephews and nieces.
Interment will be beside her husband in the Grant Fairview Cemetery at a later date.