Georgina Jacobs, 92, Gorham, died Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019, at Hays Medical Center.
She was born May 8, 1927 on the family farm at Hyacinth to Zacheus and Monica (Rupp) Fisher. She married Louis G. Jacobs on May 25, 1948, at Hays. He preceded her in death on June 10, 2011.
She was a homemaker and a farmer’s wife. She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and Daughters of Isabella, both of Gorham. She was a volunteer for the St. Mary’s Funeral Dinners, and enjoyed cooking, canning, sewing and Tri-Chem painting and flower and vegetable gardening. She grew up on the farm in Hyacinth and attended a country school.
Survivors include one son, Louis G. Jacobs and wife, Velinda “Vicki”, Sublette; two daughters, Ruth Resley and husband, Paul, Garden City; JoAnn Bender and husband, Daniel, Russell; three brothers, Victor Fisher and wife, Lillian, Francis Fisher and wife, Josie, Cyril Fisher and wife, Alice; all of Hays; one sister, Delores Pfannenstiel and husband, Virgil, Munjor; one sister-in-law, Diana Fisher, Hays; 14 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; three brothers, Edwin, Alvin, her twin, Ralph Fisher; and two sisters, Agnes Waldschmidt and Rita Mae Giebler.
Services are 9:30 a.m. Saturday at The Basilica of St. Fidelis, Victoria. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Gorham.
A vigil service and a Gorham Daughters of Isabella rosary will be at 7 p.m. Friday at The Basilica of St. Fidelis Victoria.
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, and from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday at The Basilica of St. Fidelis.
The family suggests memorial to masses.
Services are entrusted to Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary, 412 Main Street, Victoria, KS 67671. Condolences can be sent via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or can be left by guestbook at www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com