Sarah Elizabeth Jacobs
Sara Elizabeth Jacobs, age 68, passed away Saturday, July 16, 2016 after a courageous battle with leukemia.
Born August 2, 1947 in Wilmington, DE, Sara was a 1965 graduate of Wilmington High School. She worked for many years as a dental receptionist and also owned Brantwood Liquors in Elkton, MD with her husband, Harvey. Sara was an avid reader and sports fanatic with a particular love for Kobe Bryant. She loved spending time with family and friends and cherished her yearly trips to Aruba.
Preceded in death by her parents, Sidney and Elizabeth Helms and brother, Frank Helms, she is survived by her husband of 47 years, Harvey; son, Michael (Jill); daughter, Tracy; brother, Charles (Betty Jane); and grandson, Andrew.
A visitation will be 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Tuesday, July 19, 2016 and 10:00 am, Wednesday, July 20, 2016, funeral ceremony to begin at 11:00 am, all services will be at Schoenberg Memorial Chapel, 519 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, DE 19809.
The family would like to pay special thanks to the staff at the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center and Christiana Hospital, especially the staff on 6B.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (www. lls.org) or the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center, 4701 Ogletown-Stanton Road, Newark, DE 19713.
SCHOENBERG MEMORIAL CHAPEL