Jeffrey L. "Jeff" Jacobs, 30, Delphi, passed away Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, at IU Health Memorial Hospital in Monticello.
He was born May 2, 1987, in Oskaloosa, Iowa. Jeff worked as a construction laborer. Recently he was working with Schwering Realty. He enjoyed music, cars, playing cards and hanging out with his friends and family. Jeff will be remembered for his sense of humor and easy going personality. He was a loving father and a great friend.
Jeff is survived by: parents Kim and Gerald Shepherd, Winamac; daughters Ryley Merriman and Zaelyn Jacobs, both of Francesville; son Damien Jacobs, Dephi; sister Corri Shepherd, Winamac; brother Ryan Shepherd, Winamac; maternal grandparents Gayle and Ron Clark, Gurnee, Illinois; maternal grandmother Jackie Leggett, West Branch, Iowa; and paternal grandparents Jack and Nancy Jacobs Sr., Monticello.
He was preceded in death by his father, Jackie Jacobs Jr.; maternal grandfather Doug Leggett; and maternal grandfather Gary Catlett.
Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m. (EST) Saturday, Jan. 27, at Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel in Francesville. A private family memorial service will take place.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to the Jeff Jacobs Memorial Fund established at any Alliance Bank.
Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel , Francesville.
Online condolences may be offered in the guestbook at www.frainmortuary.com.
Published on January 23, 2018