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Rebecca K. (Welbaum) Jacobs

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TROY - Rebecca K. (Welbaum) Jacobs, 70, of Troy, passed away on Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at Genesis Healthcare Troy Center (Harborside). She was born on March 12, 1943, in Troy, to the late Harold L. and Elsie (Detrick) Welbaum. She married Theodore R. Jacobs Jr. in 1962, and he preceded her in death in 2000.
She is survived by her two daughters and a son-in-law, Patricia Ann Looper of Troy, and Dianna and Barry Duncan of St. Paris; brother, Gene Welbaum of Florida; and two grandchildren, Amanda Duncan and Justin Morales.
In addition to her parents and her husband, Mrs. Jacobs was preceded in death by her son, Robert, at birth; and her brother-in-law, Robert Jacobs.
She was a lifelong resident of Troy and a member of Christian Heritage Church in Springfield.
Mrs. Jacobs was a nursing assistant at Harborside Healthcare Center for 15 years and a supervisor at Dolly Toy for 21 years.
Memorial services will be held at 7:30 p.m. on July 6 at Baird Funeral Home, Troy, with Pastor Tim Young and Elder Kyle Helsel officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on July 6 at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County, P.O. Box 502, Troy, OH 45373. Friends may express condolences to the family through www.bairdfuneralhome.com.
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555 N. Market St.
Troy, OH 45373
937-339-2602
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Published in Piqua Daily Call on June 20, 2013