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Alice Jacobson

April 29, 1927 — January 14, 2021

Alice F. Jacobson, 93, of Secor, passed away at 2:48 a.m., Thursday, January 14, 2021 at the Eureka Apostolic Christian Home.

She was born April 29, 1927 in Los Angeles, CA to Charles and Alice Westbrook. She married Donald Jacobson on May 26, 1946 in Pasadena, CA. He died June 2, 2004.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, one son Robert Jacobson, one sister Eleanor Morehead and daughter-in-law Mary Ellen Jacobson.

Surviving are two sons: Richard (Betty) Jacobson of Dickson, TN, Ronald (Maureen) Jacobson of Spring Grove, IL.; eight grandchildren: Joy (Steve) Snyder of Spanish Fork, UT, Jenny (Bobby) Womble of Dickson, TN, Katie (Cory) Mays of Centerville, TN, Becky Jacobson and Daniel Jacobson both of Henderson, NV, Eric Jacobson of Sycamore, IL, Brett (Lissette) Jacobson of Chicago, IL, Noelle Jacobson of DeKalb, IL; and eleven great-grandchildren: Andy, Ellyn, Kelsey, Madison, Robert, Hunter, Addie, Mariah, Sydney, Max and Christopher.

Alice was a cat lover. She fed and took care of 15 cats at one time. She enjoyed traveling the U.S. with her husband and spending time with her family. She was an accomplished violinist. She loved to go to the opera, concerts and symphonies with Don. She was loved very much and will be deeply missed.

An informal funeral service will be held at 12 noon, Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home. Covid-19 protocol will be observed and masks will be required. The service will be available to the public via livestream and afterwards on the Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home Facebook page. Burial will be in Olio Township Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.

Online tributes and condolences can be made at

Funeral service

JAN 19. 12:00 PM (CST)

Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home
508 South Main Street
Eureka, IL 61530

Livestreaming Service

JAN 19. 12:00 PM

Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home Facebook Page

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