Age 82, of Roseburg, Oregon, passed away on Saturday, September 28, 2013. She was born on June 30, 1931, in Akiak, Alaska, to Ole and Emily Andersen. Dorothy graduated from Tacoma General Hospital, as an R.N. and worked at Shriner’s Hospital in Honolulu, HA, and also at the local Bloodmobile, and Douglas Community Hospital.
She married Robert L. Jacobson in 1951, and they moved to Roseburg in 1954, where they raised their two daughters, Lynne Jacobson Ballard and Lori Jacobson. They spent many wonderful years together, traveling to Hawaii, Europe and the Caribbean. Dorothy was a big sports fan, and particularly loved watching various sporting events on TV.
Dorothy is survived by her husband, Robert L. Jacobson; daughters: Lynne Jacobson Ballard and Lori Jacobson; grandchildren: Erin Goodell, of San Jose, CA; Grant Goodell of Las Vegas, NV; and Marc Goodell of Vancouver, WA.
An interment will take place in Cove, WA.