Georgina Jacobs, 92, of Gorham, Kan., died Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019, at Hays Medical Center in Hays, Kan. She was born May 8, 1927, on the family farm in Hyacinth, Kan., to Zacheus and Monica (Rupp) Fisher.
She married Louis G. Jacobs on May 25, 1948, in Hays. He preceded her in death on June 10, 2011.
Georgina grew up on the farm in Hyacinth and attended a country school. 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, flower and vegetable gardening.
She was survived by one son, Louis G. Jacobs and wife, Velinda “Vicki” of Sublette, Kan.; two daughters, Ruth Resley and husband Paul of Garden City; JoAnn Bender and husband Daniel of Russell, Kan.; three brothers, Victor Fisher and wife Lillian, Francis Fisher and wife Josie and Cyril Fisher and wife Alice, all of Hays; one sister, Delores Pfannenstiel and husband Virgil of Munjor, Kan.; one sister-in-law, Diana Fisher of Hays; 14 grandchildren; and 21 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; three brothers, Edwin, Alvin and her twin, Ralph Fisher; and two sisters, Agnes Waldschmidt and Rita Mae Giebler.
A funeral service will begin at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at The Basilica of St. Fidelis in Victoria, Kan. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Gorham. A vigil service, and a Gorham Daughters of Isabella rosary will be at 7 p.m. Friday at The Basilica of St. Fidelis in 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 in Victoria. Condolences can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org or can be left by guestbook a www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com.