Karen M. Jacobs  of Waterford; May 14, 2020; Age 70; born April 9, 1950 in Pontiac, MI. Daughter of the late Charles and Mary Kay Swank; wife of Gary “Jake” Jacobs; mother of Sean Jacobs, Ryan Jacobs, Josh Jacobs and Justin Jacobs (Mary Lou); grandmother of Ian, Cullen, Teryn, Colton, Tacy, Jessie and Nevin; sister of Kathy, Luann, Annette and the late Sue. Karen was a graduate of Waterford, Twp. High School. She was also a teaching assistant at Stepanski Early Childhood Center in Waterford for over twenty years and a member of St. Perpetua Catholic Church. She was a big fan and supporter of Michigan State. A private Celebration of Karen’s Life will be held Sunday, May 17, 2020, at Donelson, Johns and Evans Funeral Home, Waterford. Interment Ottawa Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday 4-8 p.m. Please be prepared to wait for entry to the building if necessary as only 10 people can be in the building at one time. Masks are required for entry. And Sunday 12:00 Noon until the time of the private family only service at 3:00 p.m. Memorials contributions may be made to St. Joseph Mercy Hospice, 34505 W. 12 Mile Rd. Ste 100. Farmington, MI 48331.


Saturday, May 16, 2020, 4-8 p.m. and Sunday 12:00 Noon until time of the private family only service 3:00 p.m. at Donelson, Johns and Evans Funeral Home, Waterford. Masks are required for entry.

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Sunday, May 17, 2020. Private  at Donelson, Johns and Evans Funeral Home, Waterford.

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