Neva Jean Jacobson, 93, Story City

Neva Jean Jacobson 93, Story City

Neva Jean Jacobson passed away April 10, 2018 at Bethany Manor in Story City. Services were held April 14 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Story City.

Neva was born on November 21, 1924 in Champaign, Illinois to Oscar and Neva (Garrick) Hall. She married Stanton Jacobson on October 6, 1946. She worked for many years as a legal secretary for the J.C. Brekken Law Firm.

Neva was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church and enjoyed traveling, embroidering for the Bethany Life Gift Shop, and volunteering at the Story City RSVP. Neva dearly loved her grandchildren and animals at the Animal Rescue League in Des Moines.

She is survived by two daughters, Mary Jacobson of Ames and Martha Jacobson of Arvada, CO.; a son, Tom Jacobson of Great Falls, MT; two grandchildren, Rachael and Tanner; and two sisters, Helen Triplett of Mesa, AZ and Shirley Comeaux of Northfield, MN.

Neva was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Stanton, on August 17, 1987; and a sister, Mary Margaret Mourlam.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church at www.immanuelstory city.org or Animal Rescue League in Des Moines at www.arl-iowa.org.

Soderstrum Funeral Home in Story City is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and photos may be shared at www.soderstrumfuneral home.com.

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