Mary Jo <I>Hessenius</I> Jacobson

Mary Jo Hessenius Jacobson

Austin, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Death 23 Jun 2006 (aged 55)
Hayfield, Dodge County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Austin, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 14747497 · View Source
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Austin--Mary J. Jacobson, age 55, of Austin, died Friday, June 23, 2006, at Hospice Unit of the Fieldcrest Care Center, Hayfield, Minn., after a short two-month battle with cancer.

She was born Sept. 5, 1950, in Austin, Minn., to Richard and Donna (Gess) Hessenius. Mary graduated from the Rose Creek High School and from cosmetology school in Mankato, Minn. She was married to Alan K. "Jake" Jacobson on Sept. 9, 1974, in Austin, Minn. They resided in Austin, and she was a member of Our Saviors Lutheran Church. Mary was an avid "puzzler" and enjoyed crosswords and sudoku and had been a bowler over the past years. Mary was a loving mother and grandmother and for the past several years a caregiver for her husband Jake.

She is survived by her husband, Alan "Jake" Jacobson, of Hayfield, Minn.; daughters and son-in-law: Leah (Levi) Jacobson-Erickson, of Austin, Minn.; Elizabeth Jacobson, of St. Paul, Minn.; stepchildren: Timothy Jacobson, of Brainerd, Minn.; Michael (Lynette) Jacobson, of Rochester, Minn.; grandson, Zachary Wiste; step-grandchildren: Tanner, Travis, Brandon, Jennifer and Ashley Jacobson; mother and her husband, Donna and Paul Wilken, of Branson, Mo.; father, Richard Hessenius, of Austin, Minn.; brothers and sisters-in-law: Gary and Beverly Hessenius, of Rose Creek, Minn.; Mark and Vickie Hessenius, of Dexter, Minn.; Craig and Linda Hessenius, of Rochester, Minn.; Joel and Lisa Hessenius, of Austin, Minn.; sister, Diane Palumbo, of Rose Creek, Minn.; nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 28, 2006, at Our Saviors Lutheran Church with The Reverend Karen Behling officiating. Interment will be in the Grandview Cemetery in Austin. Visitation will be held at the Clasen-Jordan Mortuary on Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. and on Wednesday at the church for one hour before the service.
Organist will be Janet Gilbertson. Soloist will be Kaye Perry. Casket Bearers will be Ryan Palumbo, Tony Palumbo, Eric Palumbo, Ben Hessenius, Michael Jacobson and Timothy Jacobson.

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