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David J. Jacobsen, 81

David Jesse Jacobsen, 81, of Red Wing, died Monday, March 3, at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Minneapolis. He was born on Aug. 22, 1932, in Northfield, Minn., to Emanuel and Ruth (Ingham) Jacobsen. He attended school and then served in the U.S. Air Force for 22 years. On Dec. 26, 1956, he married Catherine Tri, in Lake City. Since 1974, he has resided in Red Wing. Catherine died on Feb. 20, 1978.

Survivors include three children, Richard (Sandy) Jacobsen of Rochester, Linda Goodwin of Helena, Mont., and Patricia (Mike) Reigel of Fairmont; seven grandchildren, Katherine, and Brandie Goodwin, Tim, Greg, and Chris Brunkhorst, and Ryan, and Cody Jacobsen; five great-grandchildren, Ian, Israel, Brayden, Ashton, and Harley; four brothers, Paul of Briceville, Tenn., Jerry of Hemet, Cal., Virgil of Dallas, Wis., and DeWayne (Mary) of Chetek, Wis.; along with many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and wife.

A visitation will be from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, March 7, at the Mahn Family Funeral Home, Bodelson-Mahn Chapel. Burial with full Military Honors will be in the Calvary Cemetery.

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