|Birth: ||Mar. 31, 1922|
|Death: ||Sep. 21, 2007|
CITRUS HEIGHTS, CA - Arthur E. Jacikas, 85, formerly of Fort Wayne, died Sunday, September 21, 2007, in Citrus Heights, California.
He was the former owner of Martin's Shoe Store, in Northcrest Shopping Center for 25 years.
He served in the United States Army as a Sergeant in the 82nd Airborne Infantry Division during World War II and was a Purple Heart recipient.
Surviving are his son, Arthur E. Jacikas Jr., DPM of Fair Oaks, CA; daughters, Catherine Ann Fox of Madison, IN and Donna Rose Bair of Sugarland, Texas; two grandsons; five granddaughters; and one great-granddaughter.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Rose Jacikas.
A Memorial service was held on Thursday, October 4, 2007 at Holy Family Roman Catholic Church.
~ SOURCE: Fort Wayne Newspapers (October 6, 2007)
- He served in the 325th Glider Infantry Regiment / Company C
- His rank and branch of service was Sergeant / US Army
- He served in World War II
Rose Ann McCarthy Jacikas (1920 - 2002)
Note: Calvary Lawn Part 6 - 2
Calvary Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleum
Created by: Eric Watson
Record added: Jun 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38270982
Thank you for your service to our country, Sergeant Jacikas! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!|
Added: May. 18, 2011