Charles Mathew Jacobs, age 69, of Bird Island died in his home on Sunday, August 25, 2019.
Charlie was born August 21, 1950 in Willmar, Minnesota to Sylvester and Maxine (Holmes) Jacobs. Charlie attended St Mary's School in Bird Island and graduated in 1968.
He attended St. Cloud State University and completed his four year degree later in life. Charlie worked for S.J. Jacobs & Sons and other construction companies in Arizona and North Dakota. He enjoyed his lawn care business for many years. Charlie loved fishing, gardening and he especially loved family gatherings. He enjoyed being the gift bearer to the many grandnieces and nephews. Charlie will be remembered as a resilient and loving person.
Charlie is survived by his daughter Jeanine Halloran and granddaughters Aunna Halloran and Victoria Nelson.
He is also survived by his siblings Kathy (and Larry) O' Halloran, John (and Judy) Jacobs, Louise Jacobs, Paul (and Deb) Jacobs, Jim (and Theresa) Jacobs, Mary (and Jeff) Wallenta and Andrew (and David Depew) Jacobs. Charlie was preceded in death by his parents, brother Joe, and special nephew Jeremiah Jacobs.
A private service with family will be held at a later date.
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