Roy Jacobson, 82, our loving husband, on Sundays father, grandfather and great-grandfather, down by the passed peacefully surrounded by his loving creek. family on Jan. 14, 2017. Roy was born on He is survived July 16, 1934, in Upton, Utah, to Alonzo by his loving and Mary Williams Jacobson. wife of 62
He grew up on the family farm and years; five children: worked in his father’s coal mine in Upton. William He attended and graduated from North Roy (LaRita) Jacobson, Summit High School. In high school he Upton; started dating and later married his high Kathy (Don) school sweetheart Ann Newton on June 3, Woolstenhulme, 1955, in the Salt Lake Temple. They lived Wanship; Susan in Upton in the same house for 62 years. (Kirk) Wilde, Coalville; Ruth Bowen, He went to work at Brown’s Dairy as a Coalville; Kris (John) Shepherd, Coalville; welder building the milk tanks and later 12 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren; worked at Devils Slide Cement Plant for a brother, Kenny (Beth) Jacobson, 35 years. Roy enjoyed the outdoors, camping, and a sister, Marlene Brown. hunting and fishing, and he loved to Roy was preceded in death by his parents; work on the farm. a granddaughter, Jennafer Julia Jacobson;
He enjoyed spending time with his and a grandson, Brandon Jones. children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A special thanks goes to Corey Blonquist He could always be seen driving and Encompass Hospice for all their loving down to the farm with his dogs Peaches care. Funeral services were held Jan. and Emma. His family tradition was picnics 19, 2017, at the Upton Church.