Richard J. Jacobson

April 15, 1926 - Dec. 13, 2007

Richard J. Jacobson, 81, of the town of Summit, died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2007, at his daughter’s residence.

Born on April 15, 1926, in Oconomowoc, he was the son of Craney and Veronica (nee Smasal) Jacobson.

He was a salesman of chemical products for Jacobson Distributing. Richard was a World War II veteran in the Navy and a member of VFW Post 2260 in Oconomowoc.

Surviving him are children Gary Jacobson of Madison, Susan Morgan of Dousman, Rick (Robin) of Bradenton, Fla., and Becky (Rudi) Bittner of Cambridge; siblings, Doris (Edward) Bloede of Waukesha and Carolyn (Douglas) Schoenfeld of Oconomowoc, as well as nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

A visitation will be held from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18 at Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral Home, 121 S. Cross St., Oconomowoc. Funeral services will follow at 2 o’clock, with the Rev. Stephen Welch officiating. Burial is at Summit Cemetery.

Memorials of the donor’s choice are appreciated.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral Home, 567-4459, is serving the family.