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Arthur O. Jacobson

Arthur O. Jacobson

Former Bemidji resident Arthur Jacobson, age 80 of Milbank, SD died November 30, 2013, in Milbank. Funeral services will be Thursday, December 5th at 11:00 a.m. at Central United Methodist Church in Milbank. Visitation will be Wednesday at Mundwiler Funeral Home, Milbank from 5-7 pm and continue at the church on Thursday, one hour prior to the service.

Art worked for Ottertail Power Company, beginning his career in 1960 in Bemidji, MN. In 1974 he transferred to Milbank, SD. He retired from the company in 1993.

Arthur Jacobson is survived by his wife Beverly of Milbank, SD; children: Julie (Dean) Baumgard of Colman, SD; Marc (Terri) Jacobson of Box Elder, SD; Deb Kosciolek of Buffalo, MN; Lori Welch of Toronto, SD; 20 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren; two brothers: Gordon (Julienne) Jacobson of Bagley, MN; Ervin (Delma) Jacobson of Solway, MN; three sisters: Cristel Peterson of Bemidji, MN; Emma Roglien of North Carolina; Martha (Rodney) Benson of Puposky, MN.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his son-in-law, Eugene Kosciolek; his brothers: Arnold, Eric, Morris, Anton, and Eldor.

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