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March 28, 2014

Andrew Jacobson

French, English teacher traveled extensively

- — Services will be private for Andrew Jacobson of Sharon. He died Thursday (3-27-14) in his home of natural causes. He was 85.

Mr. Jacobson was born Dec. 3, 1928, in Sharon to Michael and Anna Pohlod Jacobson.

A graduate of Sharon High School class of 1947, he went on to earn a bachelor’s of education degree from Youngstown State University and a master’s of education degree from Western Reserve University.

He taught French and English in Greenville School District.

Andy served his country by joining the U.S. Air Force after high school and served at Bolling Air Force Base, Washington, D.C., with Headquarters USAF.

He was a member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Hermitage.

A very affable person, he enjoyed people, tennis, reading, walking, live theater and word puzzles.

He traveled extensively with his sisters, Anne and Betty, to all 50 states as well as Mexico, Canada, Cuba, Japan, Hong Kong, Macao, France, Germany and Switzerland.

Andrew is survived by several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Mary Krivak, Helen Benner, Anne Jacobson and Betty Jacobson; and brothers, Michael, George and John Jacobson.

JACOBSON

Andrew, 85, Sharon.

Service: Private with the Rev. Gary Nelson, pastor of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Hermitage, presiding. Condolences may be e-mailed to pustinger@verizon.net

Burial: Holy Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Hermitage.

Arrangements by A.E. PUSTINGER FUNERAL HOME Ltd., 1310 Idaho St., Farrell.

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