Robert A. Jacoby

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Robert A. Jacoby


     Robert A. Jacoby, 80, of Largo, FL passed away on Saturday, October 21, 2017 in Largo, FL.  Born in New Holland, he was the son of the late H. Allen Sr. and Mabel E. Strausser Jacoby.

     Bob graduated from New Holland High School in 1955 and served in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Ponchatoula AO-148.  He was a member of American Legion Post 662, New Holland, PA.  Bob worked in banking for a number of years and was also a salesman in the RV industry for over 39 years.  He was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, Leola, PA.

     Surviving is his beloved wife, Sue E. Kreider Jacoby; a sister, Betty Gaston; a brother, Douglas B. Jacoby; three granddaughters, Adriane Deines, Allison Jacoby, Kaitlyn Jacoby; two step-daughters, Catherine Rhinier and Lara Hooley; four step-grandchildren, Conner M. Rhinier, Kelsey Rhinier, Heather Henson, Holly Kellon; eight great-grandchildren.

     He was preceded in death by a son, Kevin Jacoby and a brother, H. Allen Jacoby, Jr.

     A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Friday, November 17, 2017 at 6:00 PM at Furman Home for Funerals, 59 W. Main St., Leola, PA.  The family will greet friends one hour before the service.

     In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Suncoast Hospice, Empath Health, 5771 Roosevelt Blvd., Clearwater, FL 33760.  

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