Obituary: George Jacobs, 91, of Trumbull

George Jacobs, age 91, of Trumbull, beloved husband of Matilda (Sabol) Jacobs, entered into eternal rest on December 6, 2013.

Born in Nanticoke, PA on November 21, 1922, George was the son of the late George and Mary Jacobs.

George was predeceased by his brothers Emil and John and sisters Emma Sabol and Elinor Jacobs.

He was a proud veteran of the United States Navy, having served as a Chief Petty Officer during WWII. Retiring in 1987, George had worked as a U.S. Postal clerk in Trumbull for 31 years, where his good humor and generosity were appreciated by all.

In addition to his wife Matilda of 67 years, George is survived by a brother Daniel Jacobs of Hanover Twp, PA and a sister, Lois Komnath, of Macungie, PA, and many nieces and nephews. George is also survived by his “buddy,” nephew Albert Pritchard and his family of Dallas, PA.

Interment in Gate of Heaven Cemetery with full military honors. Arrangements in care of the Cyril F Mullins Funeral Home 399 White Plains Rd. Trumbull.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Holy Cross Lutheran Church 5995 Main St., Trumbull, CT 06611, the National Kidney Foundation 1463 Highland Ave. Cheshire, CT 06410 or the American Cancer Society 38 Richards Ave. Norwalk, CT 06854.

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