Ron Jacobson, April 1, 1950--Jan. 5, 2012

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Ron Jacobson, a resident of Holiday Island, was born April 1, 1950 in Council Bluffs, Iowa, a son of Earl Edwin and Mary Elizabeth (Hartung) Jacobson. He departed this life Jan. 5, 2012 in his home in Holiday Island, at the age of 61.

Ron was of the United Methodist faith.

  He is survived by one daughter, Sara Beth, and husband, Jeff Patterson, of Bentonville, Ark.; one son, Ryan Joseph Jacobson of Minneapolis, Minn.; one brother, Edwin Jacobson and wife, Sharon, of Holiday Island; nieces and nephews Kevin and Lori Jacobson, Kenneth and Jamie Jacobson, and Kelly Jacobson; and a host of other family and friends.

Ron was preceded in death by his parents, Earl and Mary Jacobson and one brother, David Jacobson.

Memorial services were Jan. 10 at the United Methodist Church in Eureka Springs with Brother Stan Adams officiating. Cremation arrangements were under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at