Obituary for Shirley Jacobs
Shirley K. Jacobs, age of 92, of Reading passed away peacefully at The Reading Hospital on Friday, August 11, 2017.
Born in Philadelphia, October 8, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Harr y and Lee (Harris) Kohn. She was predeceased by her husband Emanuel Jacobs.
Before her retirement, she was employed by The Jewish Community Center of Reading and Temple Oheb Shalom, where she taught religious school.
Shirley is survived by her son, Robert Jacobs, her sister, Margery Altman and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be held on Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. in Temple Oheb Shalom, 55 Warwick Drive, Wyomissing, PA 19610. Interment will follow service in Mt. Sinai Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Temple Oheb Shalom Religious School Fund, The Jewish Federation of Reading, 1100 Berkshire Blvd., Suite 125, Wyomissing, PA 19610 or the charity of your choice. Henninger Funeral Home Inc. is in charge of arrangements.