Bobby Dale “Jake” Jacobson, 67, of rural Story City died April 15, 2017, at his home north of Story City. Funeral services will be Thursday, April 20, at 11 a.m. at Grace United Methodist Church in Story City. Burial will follow in the Center Cemetery near Story City.

Bobby was born on Feb. 23, 1950, in Cherokee, Iowa, to Otto and Lois (Booth) Jacobson. He married Sue Schnetzer on Aug. 24, 1968. He worked for Central Iowa Trailer Sales in Ames.

Jake is survived by his wife, Sue of Story City; a son Dan (Michelle) Jacobson of Ames; a daughter, Julie Jacobson of Ellsworth; four grandchildren, Lydia, Brayden, Kaitlyn and Mason; a brother, Rich (LaVonne) Jacobson of Florida and two sisters-in-law, Jan Jacobson of Sumner, Iowa, and Kathy Jacobson of Anoka, Minn.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Loren and Dean Jacobson.

Visitation will be Thursday after 9:30 a.m. at the church.

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