Dennis Jacobson

Dennis Alfred Jacobson

1930 - 2017

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Dennis Alfred Jacobson


Dennis Alfred Jacobson, age 87, of Forest View, Erie, PA, Millcreek Twp. passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 9, 2017. He was born in Scranton, PA on September 7, 1930 the son of the late Alfred and Clella Brownell Jacobson. Dennis was a Veteran of the US Air Force.  He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from Penn State University and was employed at Hammermill Paper Co, (International Paper) until his retirement in 1988. He also made his Cursillo #107.

He enjoyed golfing and stamp collecting. He was a former member of the Erie Maennerchor Club, Lake View Country Club, East Erie Turners, and the Erie Stamp Club. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by one daughter Denise Jacobson. He is survived by his beloved wife Joanna Szczypinski Jacobson, his children; Howard Jacobson of Houston, TX, Denis Jacobson (Lori) of Erie, Marc Jacobson of Houston TX, four grandchildren: Bryce Jacobson (Christine) of Houston, TX, Justine Jacobson, of Houston, TX, Brad and Emily Jacobson of Erie.

Friends may call on the family at Our Lady of Peace. R.C. Church, 2401 West 38th Street, Erie, PA  16506 on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. until time of a Memorial Mass at 1:30 p.m. Private interment Erie Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mount St. Benedict Monastery, 6101 East Lake Rd., Erie, PA 16511.  Arrangements were handled by the Dusckas-Martin Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 4216 Sterrettania Rd., Erie, PA 16506.