Charlotte Jacobs, 91, Hays, died Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, at Good Samaritan Society, Hays.

She was born April 2, 1927 in Victoria to Mark and Sophia (Nowak) Weigel.

She married Fred T. Jacobs on Nov. 12, 1945, in Hays. He preceded her in death Feb. 4, 2009, after 63 years of marriage.  She was in the retail clothing business for 15 years. After retirement she kept books for B & F Oil Company which was a family owned business.

She was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Daughters of Isabella No. 254 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary 9076, all of Hays.

Survivors include a son, Bob Jacobs and wife, Nancy, Hays; two daughters, Dee Hand and husband, Bill, Hays, and Debbie Riedel and husband, Gerald, WaKeeney; three brothers, Mark, Duane and Dennis Weigel and three sisters, Donna Meyers, Carrie Brungardt and Cheryl Engel; five grandchildren, Kory and Matt Jacobs, Dustin Hand and life partner, Katie Wendell and Taylor and Colton Riedel; and two great-grandchildren, Jacob and Presley Hand.

She was preceded in death by her parents; six brothers, Marvin as an infant, Don, Ken, Lee, Darrell and Bob Weigel; and two sisters, Dolores Meis and JoAnn Weigel. 

Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Hays; burial in St. Joseph Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday and from 9 to 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, both at Brock’s-Keithley Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 2509 Vine, Hays, KS 67601. 

A combined Daughters of Isabella and VFW Auxiliary rosary will be at 6:30 p.m., followed by a vigil at 7 p.m., all at the funeral chapel. 

Memorials are suggested to Immaculate Heart of Mary Church or Masses in care of the funeral chapel.

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