Jeffrey James Jacobs Of San Francisco, CA died 1/4/11 in Onekama, MI. Born 8/27/69 in Columbus, OH to James and Suzann Jacobs. Music was the passion Jeff's life. Jeff performed with his band, The Drift (http://temporaryresidence.com/bands/thedrift.php) The Drift has toured in Europe, Japan, Canada, and the United States and has produced multiple recordings. Jeff was a sous chef for many San Francisco restaurants including Greens, Home, and 1550 Hyde. Jeff enjoyed traveling, hiking, camping, fishing, surfing, and playing poker. Jeff leaves behind many wonderful San Francisco Bay area friends, including Dave (Andrea) Dusterhoff, Russell Jones, Liz Pittinos and bandmates Rich Douthit, Danny Grody, Trevor Montgomery, and Safa Shokrai. The family would thank the healthcare professionals at SFGH for attentive care Jeff received. A celebration of life gathering will take place this summer in San Francisco, CA. A full obituary and contributions may be found at www.jeffjacobsmemorial.com
Published in San Francisco Chronicle from Jan. 6 to Jan. 7, 2011.