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Marie E. Jacobs dies at age 69

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Former Chesterton resident Marie E. Jacobs died November 15, 2013, at the age of 69.

She was born March 25, 1944.

Survivors include her mother Marie Jacobs, brother Thad F. Jacobs, Jr., sister-in-law Janice Jacobs, nephew Ted Jacobs, III, niece Shari Jacobs, and great-nieces Rachael and Kara Jacobs.

She was preceded in death by her father, Thad F. Jacobs, Sr.

Born in Gary, Marie graduated from Wirt High School in 1962 and spent most of her life in Chesterton, Ind. She moved to Indianapolis around 2007. Marie worked for many years in sales and the hospitality industry, working for Holiday Inn, Indian Oak Inn, and the Fort Harrison State Park Inn. Recently, Marie was enjoying retirement and her role as companion and caregiver for her mother.

A memorial service will be held on Friday, November 22, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. at Allisonville Christian Church, 7701 Allisonville Rd., Indianapolis, Ind., 46250.

Memorial contributions may be sent to the church.

Messages of condolence can be sent to Marie Jacobs, 8025 Double Day, Apt. 114, Indianapolis, IN, 46216

Online condolences can be made at


Posted 11/20/2013