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Maxine O Jacobson

December 14, 1939 November 22, 2018
Maxine O Jacobson
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Obituary for Maxine O Jacobson

Maxine O. Jacobson was born on December 14, 1939 in Kamrar, Iowa to Oliver and Lois (Munson) Mechaelsen. She married Loren Jacobson on May 28, 1960 at the Presbyterian Church of Kamrar. He died April 14, 1990. Maxine lived all of her life in the Jewell and Story City area. After Loren’s death, Maxine moved to Story City and worked as a receptionist for Wolf Chiropractic Center. She was a member of St. Cecilia Catholic Church and her church was very important to her. She enjoyed attending Iowa State Volleyball games with Sterling Wicks and getting together with her family, especially the grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Maxine passed away November 22, 2018 at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames at the age of 78.

Left to cherish her memory are her two daughters, Lois (R.J.) Vidimos of Ames and Susan(Paul) Johnson of rural Ellsworth; four grandchildren, Rob and Lauren Vidimos and Taylor (Angela) and Luke (Kayla) Johnson; two great grandchildren, Atlas and Caroline and her sister, Lila (Phil) Berglund of Dayton, Iowa.
Maxine was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and her brother, Lowell Mechaelsen.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mary Greeley Medical Center Oncology center or St. Cecilia Catholic Church school tuition assistance program.

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5:00 PM 11/26/2018 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 11/26/2018 7:00:00 PM
Soderstrum Funeral Home - Story City

618 Lafayette Avenue
Story City, IA 50248

Soderstrum Funeral Home - Story City
618 Lafayette Avenue Story City 50248 IA
United States

A Mass of Christian Burial




10:30 AM 11/27/2018 10:30:00 AM - 11:30 AM 11/27/2018 11:30:00 AM
St Cecilia Catholic Church

2900 Hoover Avenue
Ames, IA 50010

St Cecilia Catholic Church
2900 Hoover Avenue Ames 50010 IA
United States

Cemetery Details


Evergreen Cemetery Final Resting Place

228 Little Wall Lake Road
Jewell, IA 50130

228 Little Wall Lake Road Jewell 50130 IA
United States

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