DELHI -- Richard A. Jacobson, age 86, of Delhi, Minn., and formerly of the Nisswa area, died Friday, Oct. 31, 2003.
He was born on Sept. 22, 1917, to David and Edna (Borg) Jacobson in Delhi.
He married Mavis Reynolds on April 8, 1940. He is survived by wife, Mavis; sons Richard, age 62, of Cannon Falls, Gary, age 60, of Delhi, and Gregory, age 57, of Portland, Ore.; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by brothers Allen and John, and also a sister, Marie.
Richard served in the Marine Corps in the Pacific Theater in World War II including duty on Saipon and Iwo Jima. He was present for and observed the flag raising on Iwo Jima.
Richard's remains have been cremated.
There will be a memorial service held at the Presbyterian Church in Delhi at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8. All friends and relatives are welcome to attend.
Arrangements were with Dingmann Funeral Home in Luverne.
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