N. Louise Jacobs, 78, of Mohnton, passed away on Thursday, November 3, 2022 in the Lutheran Home in Topton.
She was the widow of Benjamin I. Jacobs who died on December 2, 2021.
Born in Reading on October 24, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Earl H. and Ruth (Houck) Fleisher.
Louise was a graduate of Muhlenberg High School and Kutztown Teachers College. She taught at Muhlenberg Elementary from the middle 1960’s until 1970. She left teaching to raise her family. After her family was grown, Louise returned to Muhlenberg School District once again, teaching Elementary Education, retiring in 2013. She was a member of the former Trinity United Methodist Church, Reading. She loved going camping, going to the Shore and being with her family.
She is survived by her three children, Jeffrey, husband of Desiree Jacobs, Wyomissing; Becky Reifsnyder, wife of Jay Reifsnyder, Mohnton; and Krista Jacobs, Shillington. Also surviving are three grandsons: Christopher Jacobs, Jamie Molet and Korey Jacobs; one step-grandson, Cameron Barr; one great-grandchild (Parker) and three step-great-grandchildren (Izzy, Saylor and Savannah).
A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, November 11, 2022 at 11:00 am at Giles & Yeckley Funeral Home, 21 Chestnut St, Mohnton, PA 19540. Family and friends may attend a visitation from 10:00 to 11:00 am at the funeral home. Interment will follow the service at Millcreek Cemetery in Newmanstown.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Animal Rescue League of Berks County, Birdsboro or to Marine Corp Toys for Tots.