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Beatrice Jacobson

Feb. 9, 1923-Jan. 14, 2008

Beatrice L. Jacobson, 84, of Audubon, passed away Monday, January 14, 2008, at St. Mary's Regional Health Center, Detroit Lakes.

Beatrice was born to Theodore and Agnes (Swinland) Larson on Feb. 9, 1923 in Alberta, Canada. She moved to the United States in 1940. On Aug. 22, 1942 she married Walter Jacobson in Hendrum, Minn. Together they settled and raised their family in Audubon.

She is survived and will be dearly missed by her children, Layden (Hope) Jacobson of Audubon, Sandra (Tom) Olson of Phoenix, Ariz., Wayne (Sandra) Jacobson of Audubon, Thomas (Diane) Jacobson of Audubon and Parry Jacobson of Audubon; as well as 13 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.

Preceding Beatrice in death were her husband, parents and three brothers.

Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, with a 6:30 p.m. prayer service, at Wright Funeral Home in Lake Park.

Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 18, at Lake Eunice Evangelical Free Church, rural Audubon. Interment will follow at St. Peter's Lutheran Church Cemetery, rural Audubon.

Wright Funeral Home, Lake Park, has been entrusted with arrangements. An online guest book and video tribute are available at