JACOBS MaryPosted: August 21st, 2013
MARY FANNIE PETERSON JACOBS passed away peacefully at the Cardston Hospital on Sunday, June 23, 2013 at the age of 95 years, surrounded by her family. Mary was born February 5, 1918 in Cardston, Alberta to George Enoch and Fannie Louise Golden Peterson. She is survived by her children Broyce (Linda), Loma Leishman(Calvin), Dennis (Diana) and Ronald (Diana), 24 grandchildren and 79 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, eight siblings and two great grandchildren Tanner and Sophie Jacobs. Mary was raised near Beazer, Alberta and she and Guy lived in Caldwell, Alberta near Mountain View where they operated a cattle ranch. She was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served faithfully in all organizations. She was involved with the French Extraction program for many years and was a Temple ordinance worker for 24 years. She will be fondly remembered by her family, especially her Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren, as she was very much a part of their lives. Our family is deeply grateful for the outpouring love and support in many thoughtful and kind expressions of love to her the past few years. We thank her friends and neighbors and extended family for their interest, compassion and support. She leaves a legacy of love, service and fond memories to all who knew her. We also thank Dr. Brian Low and her caregivers at Lee Crest and the Cardston hospital for their compassion and care. Friends may meet the family at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Mountain View, AB on Friday, June 28th, 2013 from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. OR at the Church from 1:00 to 1:45 p.m. prior to the Service. The Funeral Service will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Mountain View on Saturday, June 29th at 2:00 p.m. with Bishop Dennis Baker Officiating. Interment in the Mountain View Cemetery.