BIGLERVILLE Robert W. Jacoby, Sr., 61, died Wednesday, May 8, 2013. He was born Friday, June 22, 1951, in Gettysburg, the son of Maybelle (Black) Jacoby of Gettysburg and the late Earl L. Jacoby, Sr. Robert was employed by Knouse Foods, Inc. in Biglerville for over 40 years. He enjoyed painting scenery on many different items. He enjoyed dirt track racing and NASCAR, especially Dale Earnhardt, Jr. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Sherry L. (Oller) Jacoby. He is also survived by one daughter, Barbi A. and husband, Kurt Heller of Biglerville; one son, Robert W. Jacoby, Jr. and companion, Kristi Asper of Biglerville; five grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; three sisters, Debra Daley of McConnellsburg, Roxy Ramsey of Chambersburg, and Betty Jacoby of Gettysburg; five brothers, Earl L. Jacoby, Jr. of New Oxford, Michael J. Jacoby of Biglerville, John Jacoby of Gettysburg, Dave Jacoby of New Oxford, and Gene Jacoby, Sr. of East Berlin; and a number of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by one daughter, Amy J. Jacoby, who passed in 1975, and one brother, Jeff Jacoby. Professional services are being handled by Dugan Funeral Home, Inc., 111 S. Main St., Bendersville. Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 16, at Dugan Funeral Home with the Rev. Robert Gray officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to American
, 417 Phoenix Drive, Suite A, Chambersburg, PA 17201. Friends may express online condolences at www.DuganFH.com
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Published in Evening Sun on May 10, 2013