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Lillian Ruth (Krentz) Jacobs

April 3, 1938 ~ August 24, 2019 (age 81)


Lillian Ruth Jacobs, 81, of Hillman passed away on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at home.

Lillian Ruth Krentz was born in Herron on April 3, 1938, to the late Reinhold and Viola (Siegert) Krentz. On June 6, 1959, she married Maynard Jacobs. He preceded her in death on January 28, 1989. Lillian owned and operated Jacobs Feed Store in Hillman.

Surviving are her three daughters, Pamela (Darrell) Bartow, Nancy (Larry) Strohschein, Linda Jacobs; two grandchildren, Aaron (Liz) Bartow, Ashley (Todd) Deacons; two great grandchildren; sisters, Alice (Arnold) Gries of Minnesota, Mable (William) Domke of Herron; brother, Ken (Adeline) Krentz of Alpena; and sister-in-law, Donnalee Krentz of Herron.

Mrs. Jacobs was preceded in death by her brother, Elmer Krentz.

A private graveside service has taken place. Arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.

Interment:  Spratt Cemetery

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Elk Country Humane Society.

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