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Obituary for Genevieve J. Jacobs
Genevieve J. Jacobs, age 94, of Caldwell, Ohio, died Monday, November 9, 2009, at Summit Acres Nursing Home, Caldwell. She was born January 24, 1915, in Tunkhannock, Wyoming County, Pennsylvania, daughter of the late Henry and Teresa Covert Babcock. She was a homemaker and a member of the Sarahsville United Methodist Church. She was also a member of the Cambridge Moose Lodge. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by two sons, Kenneth and Richard Jacobs; one sister, Helen Cronk; and three brothers, Guerdon, Lewis, and Bardwell Babcock. Surviving are two daughters, Helen Baker of Kansas City, Missouri, and Nancy (Dennis) Kirkpatrick of Albuquerque, New Mexico; one son, Duane W. (Joy) Jacobs of Canton; 12 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. No visitation will be observed. A memorial service will be held Saturday, November 14, 2009, at 11AM at McVay-Perkins Funeral Home, 416 East Street, Caldwell with Rev. Mark Leslie officiating.