Doris Adeline Jacobson
Doris Adeline Jacobson
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Doris Adeline
Muskegon, Michigan

Doris Adeline Jacobson, age 97, passed away Saturday, November 19, 2022. She was born in Devils Lake, ND on August 13, 1925 to Rev. Rasmus & Ragna (Abrahamson) Berntsen and married Norman Jacobson on February 21, 1947 in Muskegon, MI. Mrs. Jacobson had been the office manager and volunteer coordinator of United Way of Muskegon County for over 30 years. Doris was a member of Calvin Christian Reformed Church and also belonged to the Zonta Club and the American Society of Women Accountants. She loved playing golf, especially with her sister-in-law Marva, camping at Ludington State Park and sitting by the campfire. Doris also enjoyed many shopping trips with her sister Marcie, searching for Occupied Japan collectables. Doris liked to buy and sell antiques and for many years kept a booth at the Antique Mall in North Muskegon. The family would like to thank the kind and loving staff at Christian Care Nursing Center for their care and comfort during Doris's final year.
Son, Mark (Vickie Moore) Jacobson; Daughter, Kathy (Mary Ruth Morningstar) Jacobson; Sister, Margaret Rood; Brother, Arnold (June) Bernsten; Sister-in-Law, Marva Jacobson; Special Friends, Dave & Helen Semelbauer, Ted Dorsey, PAC; many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Norman in 2016, brother Robert (Doreen) Bernsten; brothers-in-law, Wallace Jacobson, Gerald (Carole) Jacobson and Carlton (Margaret) Rood.
There will be a private Family Celebration of Doris's Life at a later date. Please visit to leave a memory or sign the online guestbook.

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D Denise on Nov 22, 2022

Kathy and Mary Ruth, so very sorry for your loss. It sounds like she had a productive and full life and I hope the memories you shared will help you at this difficult time. Warm regards, Denise Wiswell



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