Donald ‘Donny’ Raymond Jacobs

June 16, 1951 - Dec. 16, 2009

Donald "Donny" Raymond Jacobs of Waukesha passed away Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2009, at his home at the age of 58. Don was born in Madison on June 16, 1951, to Donald Earl and Jeanne Rae (Valtierra) Jacobs.

In his younger years, Don enjoyed working with various bands and was a lifelong lover of music, video and movies. He had worked in the parts department and doing security for the family business, Don Jacobs Automotive. His greatest enjoyment, however, was for his nieces and nephew.

Don will be fondly remembered by his parents, Donald and Jeanne Jacobs of Waukesha; his siblings, Patricia "Patty" Jacobs-Valtierra of Madison, Karen (Tom) Mc Hugh of Waukesha, David Jacobs of Oconomowoc and Steve (Angela) Jacobs of New Berlin; his nieces and nephew, Emily, Becky, Molly and Max; and many other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from noon until the 3 p.m. service Sunday, Dec. 20, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. Interment will be at 10:45 a.m. Monday, Dec. 21, in Resurrection Catholic Cemetery, Madison.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the American Diabetes Association-Wisconsin, 2323 N. Mayfair Road, Suite 502, Wauwatosa, WI 53226.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Preplanning Services is serving the family. For the online obituary, directions or cards of condolence, please visit www.waukeshasfuneralhome.com or call the funeral home at 542-6609.