Doris Maxine Jacobson
Doris M. Jacobson
93, passed away Thursday, July 16th, in Abilene. She was born July 5, 1922 in Lawrence, the daughter of John W. and Flossie N. (Hoover) Coulson. Growing up in Abilene, Doris attended local schools and graduated from Abilene High School with the class of 1940. On May 22, 1943, she was married to Howard R. Jacobson. Most all of their married life was spent farming in the Dillon Community until moving to Abilene in 2005. He preceded her in death January 2, 2008. Doris had been employed by A.B. Seelye Medical Company as a secretary, the Citizen Bank and the Hope School District #481 for 21 years, retiring in 1987. She enjoyed Socializing with the neighbors, handwork and reading. Doris had attended the New Basel United Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by a sister, Wilma Londeen.
Survived by: Daughter Mary Ann (Marvin) Vidricksen Salina
Son Jerry R. (Ethel) Jacobson Abilene
Funeral services will be held 10:30 AM Monday, July 20th, at the New Basel United Church of Christ with Pastor Eric Graefe officiating. Interment will follow in the Ashton Cemetery. The family will receive friends 3:00 – 4:00 PM Sunday, July 19th, at the Danner Funeral Home. The family suggests memorial contributions in her name be given to the New Basel United Church of Christ or the Hospice of Dickinson County. They may be left at the church the day of the service or left at or sent in care of the Danner Funeral Home POB 758 Abilene, Kansas 67410.