Dale Jacobs

Dale JacobsDale passed away February 4, 2021 at the age of 81. He was born September 12, 1939, in Lansing to Russell and Alberta Jacobs. Dale served in the U. S. Army before he began his career with Fisher Body Company, retiring in 1994. Dale loved golf and was a loyal Spartan fan.
Dale is survived by his wife of 58 years, Moreen “Kay ” (Bacon) Jacobs.  His daughter Kaileen (Van) Horrocks, son Brent (Margie) Jacobs, and his grandchildren, Avery Horrocks and Catie Jacobs. Also his brother Marvin Jacobs and sister Gay (Ed) Barr. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and sisters Sandra, Evelyn and Patricia and sister-in-law Peggy.
A memorial celebration will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to your local food bank, or to Hospice House of Mid-Michigan in memory of Dale Jacobs. Online condolences may be left for his family at www. EstesLeadley.com.

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Pamela Jenkins
February 6, 2021 at 10:28 pm

I’m so sorry for your loss Kay.

Susan Baker
February 7, 2021 at 12:00 am

Kaileen, I am so sorry to hear that your Dad passed. I will remember him with his happy smile the last time I saw him right after he retired. Boy, that goes a ways back. I have lots a great memories of you and the whole family while growing up. I hope you find memories to give you smiles also. If you need anything, let me know. Always Hugs and Prayers to the whole family. Love you girlfriend. Sue Tower Baker

Bill Shelton
February 7, 2021 at 9:57 am

So sorry Kay for you and all your family. Jake and i were old friends for too many years to count. He was a good friend and buddy and i will miss him. We had way too many fun times together and wherever you are I know we will both miss our weekly contact times to discuss any and all things considered. Good bye my friend.

Dianne Charon
February 7, 2021 at 10:23 am

My deepest sympathy on the loss of Dale. I am so very sorry.

Dianne Charon

Rhonda King
February 7, 2021 at 10:39 am

Kaileen and family,

I am so very sorry for your loss and thinking of you and your family. Many childhood memories of hanging out your house on Green & Schoolcraft. Your dad and family was always so nice. I am always here if you need anything. Rhonda King

Karina hendy
February 7, 2021 at 12:46 pm

He is a Super Nova now! Reminds me of the old neighborhood. Memories for miles and miles! Love you!

Dan and Ginny Snapp
February 7, 2021 at 4:58 pm

We are so very sorry Kay, we will sure keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Love you girl

Dave and Nola
February 7, 2021 at 9:43 pm

We are saddened by your loss ,kay, and our thoughts are with you.

Doug Jaaksi
February 8, 2021 at 7:25 am

Kay, I have so many fond memories from our Hockey adventures. Jane and I will miss Dale.

John McNeilly
February 8, 2021 at 10:38 am

Kaileen, I am sorry to hear about your father. I will pray for you and your family.

Butch & Margaret Mingus
February 8, 2021 at 1:40 pm

Kay, we are very sad, but are very happy that we had so many good times together. We love
you and your family and are here for anything any of you may. God bless, Butch & Margaret

Carol & Ray Idalski
February 10, 2021 at 10:09 pm

Kay, we are thinking of you and your family! May the good memories help you through this sad time in your life. Dale was a great man! We are happy we met you in Orange Beach, Alabama!! RIP Dale! We will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers! Love from Ray and Carol Idalski

LuAnne Densmore
February 13, 2021 at 1:01 pm

Kay I am so very sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Mary Pulford
February 14, 2021 at 8:21 am

Kay and Family,

So sorry for your lost. Our sincere condolences in this time of sorrow.

For Lansing Eastern’s Class of 1959
Mary DiFiore Pulford

John and Shari Scheibling
February 16, 2021 at 12:08 pm

Kay and family, John and I were very sorry to read Dale had passed away. Like so many, we have such wonderful memories of the times spent with your family and the remarkable group on Schoolcraft St. Condolences and prayers to you.


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