Helen M. <I>Jacoby</I> Barr

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Helen M. Jacoby Barr

  • Birth 12 May 1914 Chesterfield, Macoupin County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 25 Apr 1987 Wood River, Madison County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial South Roxana, Madison County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 100961464

The daughter of Edward Frederick "Ed" Jacoby and Iva May Mann, Helen married Ansel P. Barr on 29 Jul 1955 in Peoria, Illinois. The couple did not have any children.

Helen worked as a checker for International Shoe Company in Hartford, Madison County, Illinois for 26 years.

Helen died at V.I.P. Manor following a long illness. At the time of her death, she was 72 years, 11 months and 13 days old.

She was survived by her husband, Ansel; 3 sisters, Esther Steele, Faye Robinson and Mary Lovell; and 4 brothers, Wendell, Jack, Jake and Steve Jacoby.

In addition to her parents, Helen was preceded in death by 2 infant sisters and 1 brother, Robert, who was killed in action during World War II.

Visitation was conducted on 27 Apr 1987 at Gray Funeral Home in Wood River. Funeral services were conducted there at 1:30 p.m. the following afternoon.

The family requested that memorials, if desired, be made to the Alzheimers Disease Foundation.

Children: None.

Helen's siblings:
Esther May Jacoby Steele
Neal Frederick Jacoby
Faye L. Jacoby Robinson
Wendell M. Jacoby
Robert Franklin Jacoby
Mary Louise Jacoby Lovell
Kenneth W. "Jack" Jacoby
Delbert M. "Jake" Jacoby
Milford Harlan "Steve" Jacoby
Infant Daughter Jacoby
Infant Daughter Jacoby



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  • Created by: Lynn
  • Added: 20 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100961464
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Helen M. Jacoby Barr (12 May 1914–25 Apr 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100961464, citing Wanda Cemetery, South Roxana, Madison County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Lynn (contributor 47138895) .