Robert Virgilius “Puddy” Jacobsen

Robert Virgilius “Puddy” Jacobsen

Mantorville, Dodge County, Minnesota, USA
Death 12 Jun 1985 (aged 64)
Robbinsdale, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Crystal, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 69168922 · View Source
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Obituary - Owatonna People's Press: Robert "Puddy" Jacobsen

Golden Valley – The funeral for Robert V. "Puddy" Jacobsen, Golden Valley, formerly of Owatonna, is at 1 p.m. today at the Washburn McRary Duschane Funeral Chapel, 4239 W. Broadway, Robbinsdale. Burial follows at the Glen Haven Memorial Cemetery, Crystal.

Mr. Jacobsen died Wednesday, June 12, at North Memorial Medical Center. He was 64.
Mr. Jacobsen was born April 7, 1921, in Owatonna. On April 26, 1947, he married Carrie M. Grass in Owatonna. Mr. Jacobsen was employed by Muckle Manufacturing before the family moved to the Twin Cities.

For 23 years, Mr. Jacobsen was warehouse and operations supervisor for Clemco Paints.
He retired three years ago due to ill health.

Survivors include his wife, Carrie; a son, Thomas, and four daughters, Mrs. Greg (Roberta) Petersen, Pamela Ashley, Mrs. Arthur (Virginia) Thom, Mrs. Stephen (Laura) Petersen, all of the Twin Cities area: two brothers, Marvin, Owatonna, Gustuv "Jiggers" of Austin; three sisters, Mrs. Don (Bernice) Hartle, Mrs. Harlan (Hilda) Denney, both of Owatonna, Mrs. Harlan (Ann) Buelow, Ellendale; eight grandchildren; and many nephews and nieces in this area.

He was preceded in death by two brothers and a sister.

Friends may call an hour before the service today at the funeral home.

Obituary: Minneapolis Star/Tribune - June 14, 1985 -

Jacobsen - Robert V. (Jake), age 64, res. 4927 - 33rd Ave. N., Golden Valley. Retired National Texture Inc. Preceded in death by parents, 2 brothers & a sister. Survived by wife, Carrie; son & daughter-in-law, Thomas & Pauline; daughter, Pamla Ashlay; daughters & sons-in-law, Roberta & Greg Petersen, Virginia & Art Thom, Laura & Steve Petersen; 8 grandchildren; brothers, Marvin & Gustav; sisters, Anna Buelow, Hilda Denny & Bernice Hartle. Funeral service Fri. (Today) 1 pm at Washburn McReavy-Welander Quist-DuSchane Chapel, 4239 W. Broadway, Robbinsdale. Visitation one hour before service only. Interment Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Family request memorials to North Memorial Hospice Unit.


Robert was also preceded in death by a grandson John Alan Smith, Find A Grave #125768479.


Dad was a wonderful cook, he made the best home made chicken noodle soup. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, target and competitive shooting, going to his cabin and driving his boat, playing cribbage, poker and shoot pool. He also loved to travel. He is greatly missed.






Gravesite Details Robert's grandson Jason Ryan Petersen is also on Find A Grave #69167188..

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  • Added: 30 Apr 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 69168922
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Virgilius “Puddy” Jacobsen (7 Apr 1921–12 Jun 1985), Find A Grave Memorial no. 69168922, citing Glen Haven Memorial Gardens, Crystal, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Laura Petersen (contributor 47499318) .