April 15, 2013


Darlene E. Jacobs, 70, died Thursday, April 11, 2013, at Stewart Memorial Community Hospital in Lake City.

Funeral was this morning, Monday, April 15, at Zion Lutheran Church in Auburn with the Rev. Craig Zandi officiating and burial in Oaklawn Cemetery, Auburn.

Lampe Funeral Home in Lake City was in charge of arrangements.

Darlene (Presley) Jacobs was born July 4, 1942, in Lake City, Iowa, to Forrest and Alice (Kent) Presley. She graduated with the last graduating class at Auburn High School in 1942. On May 26, 1963, Darlene married Marvin Jacobs at the Presbyterian Church in Auburn.

Darlene is survived by her husband Marvin "Pete" Jacobs of Auburn; her sons, Jeffrey and his wife Sandy (Smidt) Jacobs of Clarion, Scott and his wife Michelle (Kerns) Jacobs of Auburn, and Dana and his wife Shawna (Burns) Jacobs of Springfield, Minn.; nine grandchildren; sisters Dorothy (and the late Cliff) Demoss of Cedar Rapids, and Doris (DeLoss) Davis of Glidden; and brothers Donovan (Carol) Presley of Lake City, Warren Deane Presley of Auburn, and Craig Presley of Auburn.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and brother Dwayne Presley.