Marvin Jacobs

Marvin Jacobs, 70, died at his home near Belpre on Sunday (Aug. 11, 2013).

He is survived by his wife, Gini; his sons, Nick (Stephanie) of Munroe Falls, Ohio, Shane (Diana) of Forest, Virginia and Nathan (Stacy) of Simpsonville, South Carolina; his six grandchildren; and seven siblings.

He was preceded in death by a grandson, Chad Jacobs.

Originally from Zulu, Indiana, Marvin was a Purdue University graduate who later spent 36 years at DuPont in a career he cherished. He worked at the Barlow branch library in his retirement.

The family will receive family and friends at Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre on Thursday (Aug. 22, 2013) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. with the vigil service at 8 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will be on Friday at 10:30 a.m. on Aug. 23, 2013 at St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Porterfield, Ohio.

In lieu of flowers, memorial may be made to the Friends of the Barlow Library, 8370 State Route 339, Vincent, Ohio, 45784.

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