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Edwin F. Jacob

June 10, 1943 ~ March 23, 2019 (age 75)

Edwin F. Jacob, 75, passed away March 23, 2019 at Select Specialty Hospital in Evansville, IN.

Born June 10, 1943 in Troy, IN, he was the son of Edwin V. and Marcella Cravens Jacob. He married Brenda Howe on August 24, 1963.

Edwin was retired after almost 40 years from Aleris Aluminum. He enjoyed auto racing and held a A.H.R.A. National record.

Survivors include his wife Brenda, a son, Ronnie Jacob (Mindy) of Tell City, 2 brothers, Stephen (Kathy) Jacob of St. Charles MO, and Randy (Vicki) of Tell City, 2 sisters, Tina (Mark) Blandford and Pat Nation both of Owensboro, KY. Four grandchildren, Ronnie E. Jacob, Steven (Brianna) Smith, Brittany (Bo) Atchison and Zachary Jacob and 3 great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents, two sons, Donnie and John Allen and two brothers, Ronnie and Charlie Jacob.

Funeral services will be held at 11 am Tuesday March 26, 2019 at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home with burial in Calvary Cemetery in Troy, IN. Visitation will be from 3 – 8 pm Monday March 25 and from 9 am to service time Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Perry County Humane Society.

Donations may be made to:

Perry County Humane Society

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