In memory of

Charlene Jacobsen

November 28, 1944 - May 3, 2018
From: Wall Lake, IA
Charlene Jacobsen

Charlene Jacobsen

Born: November 28, 1944
Died: May 3, 2018
Age: 73
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     Charlene Jacobsen, age 73, of Wall Lake, IA, passed away on Thursday, May 3, 2018, at St. Anthony Regional Hospital in Carroll, IA. Charlene Kay Wilson was born on November 28, 1944, to parents Cecil and Ruby (Dutler) Wilson in Guthrie Center, IA. She grew up in Guthrie Center and graduated High School from there.   

     On November 16, 1963, Char was united in marriage to Phillip Jacobsen in Coon Rapids, IA.  This union was blessed with four children: Michael, Phillip Jr. “Pat”, Kimberly, and Bradley.  They made their home in Wall Lake.

    Char had a love for many things, living life to the fullest. She was always on the go. Char was an avid couponer and loved watching the TV show Survivor. She loved her flowers and being in the garden. Family was very important to Char, as was church. It meant the world to her when the family could attend church together. Char will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

     Survivors include her children: Michael (Judith) Jacobsen of Manning, IA, Phillip Christopher Jacobsen, Jr. “Pat” of Wall Lake, IA, Kimberly (Russell) Knobbe of Carroll, IA, Bradley (Anne) Jacobsen of Wall Lake, IA; grandchildren: Kayla (Brian), Krista (special friend Tayler), Reed, Ryan, Ross, Taya (Daniel), Allaetra (Aharon), Mikasia, Neeka, Kamaya, Stephanie (Jake), Tyler, and Zachary; great-grandchildren: Logan, Mason, Payton, Kaylie, Piper, Ryanne, and Kaien; brother Tim Wilson (special friend Elaine) of Waukee, IA; sisters: Jean (Roger) Andersen of Monteith, IA, Judy (Roger) Griffin of Ankeny, IA, Connie (Norman) Bosier of Winterset, IA; many nieces, nephews, extended family members, and friends. 

     Charlene was preceded in death by her husband, Phillip; parents Cecil and Ruby; parents-in-law; and grand-daughter Bailey Jacobsen.



Mass of the Christian Burial
10:30 a.m., Monday
May 7, 2018
St. Joseph Catholic Church
Wall Lake, Iowa

Father Larry McCarty
Deacon Butch Stone
2:00-4:00 p.m., Sunday
May 6, 2018
St. Joseph Catholic Church
Wall Lake, Iowa
Rosary at 4:00 p.m.
Wall Lake Cemetery
Wall Lake, Iowa


Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 11:07 PM
“Pat and the other families, my deepest sympathy on your loss.”
- Lynn Ramsey
Monday, May 7, 2018 at 1:48 PM
“May God wrap his loving arms around all of you at this time . You are in our thoughts and prayers.”
- Larry and Judy Whittle
Monday, May 7, 2018 at 1:48 PM
“Brad u have my sympathy let me know if u need anything she was a great lady ”
- Charlie “tuna” schnirring
Friday, May 4, 2018 at 11:06 AM

To Charlene's family. We send our deepest sympathy to you. Char was a very special lady with a heart of gold. and love to share. You meant the world to her and she was so proud of all her family. We send God's Blessing and Comfort

- Jack and Carol Nuetzman
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