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Helen Jacobs

November 4, 1944 ~ August 30, 2019 (age 74)

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Helen Jacobs

November 4, 1944 - August 30, 2019

Helen Jacobs, 74, Michigan City, Indiana formerly of New Buffalo, Michigan passed away Friday, August 30, 2019 at 1:51 am

Visitation hours will be from 5:00 pm -8:00 pm, Wednesday, September 4, 2019 in the Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel, 418 Washington St., Michigan City, Indiana.

She was born November 4, 1944 in Chicago, Illinois to the late Michael and Ann (Jerkovic) Petek. On June 23, 1974 in Chicago, Illinois she married Alan Jacobs who preceded her in death on April 7, 2014. Surviving are daughter, Beth Frigerio of Mitchell, Indiana; two sons, Matthew (Kim) Jacobs of Bedford, Indiana and David Jacobs of Michigan City, Indiana; granddaughter, Mandi Jacobs and grandson, Brandon Wehmiller along with two sisters, Barbara Petek of Chicago, Illinois and Liz Smith of Oregon; She was preceded in death by her sister, Marie.

Helen retired after 24 years as a cashier from Al's Karwick Plaza, Michigan City, Indiana. She loved and enjoyed seeing the customers at the store. She enjoyed the beach of Lake Michigan and traveling, especially out west.

Contributions may be made to American Cancer Society 130 Red Coach Drive Mishawaka, IN 46545.


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September 4, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel
418 Washington St.
Michigan City, Indiana 46360

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