Gordon C. Jacobson

Gordon C. Jacobson

Gordon C. Jacobson, age 89, of Janesville, died on Monday, July 23, 2012, at home.

He was born in Janesville on July 27, 1922, the son of Otto and Olga (Olson) Jacobson. He served in the U.S. Air Force during WWII in the Pacific Theater. Gordon married Norma Ellis in Janesville on Feb. 14, 1947, and he had been a Janesville resident all of his life. He owned a fleet of School buses, and was a member of the VFW Post 1621.

He is survived by his wife, Norma Jacobson; son, Mark (Linda) Jacobson of San Andreas, CA; and 2 grandchildren, Philip and Kristy. He was preceded in death by his parents; and 6 siblings: Marlin and Vernon Jacobson, Thelma Bemus, Mildred Anderson, Alyce Loizo and Elsie St. John.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 26, 2012, at MILTON LAWNS MEMORIAL PARK CHAPEL with Rev. Forrest Wells officiating. Interment will be in Milton Lawns Memorial Park. SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY is assisting the family.