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Jacob Aiken Obituary

1923 - 2005
Jacob F. Aiken, 81 of Bedford, died Monday June 27, 2005, at Elliot Hospital in Manchester. He was born in Grand Rapids, MI on Sept. 26, 1923 a son of the late Daniel J. and Helen (Dettinger) Aiken. As a child he grew up in Beavers Falls, PA and then entered the US Navy serving during both W.W. II and the Korean Conflict. Before retirement, he was employed as a supervisor for the Dept. of Defense. Mr. Aiken had resided on Meetinghouse Road, Merrimack for 30 years before moving to Bedford 20 years ago. Members of his family include his wife, Marilyn J. Aiken, of Bedford, two sons, Daniel Aiken and David Aiken both of Manchester, two daughters, Donna Aiken of Snow Mass Village, CO, and Deborah Durocher, of Bedford, 5 grandchildren, two brothers, Paul Aiken of Oregon, and Ted Aiken of Arizona and several nieces and nephews. The George R. Rivet Funeral Home in Merrimack is in charge of arrangements.
Published online on 6/29/2005.