Alberta G. Jacober

Alberta G. Jacober, 96, of Highland, IL, died Wednesday, October 14, 2015, at Faith Care Center, Highland, IL.

Alberta was born December 14, 1918, to Albert and Grace (nee Peterson) Hiller in Alhambra, IL. On January 29, 1938, she married Alfred Jacober at St. Paul Catholic Church in Highland, IL.

She was a member of St. Paul Church, active in the VFW Auxiliary, quilter for St. Anne’s Altar Sodality, American Red Cross for Blood Drives. She sewed, cooked, baked, and loved to spend time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by a Son, Ronald (Lois) Jacober, St. Louis, MO; Daughter, Lynn (Ron) Petruska, St. Louis, MO; Daughter-in-law, Betty Jacober, Highland, IL; Grandchildren, David (Melissa) Jacober, Pueblo, CO, Jeffrey (Marilyn) Jacober, St. Louis, MO, Matthew (Peggy) Jacober, St. Louis, MO, Becky (Matt) Lunak, Schaumberg, IL, Eric (Sarah) Petruska, St. Louis, MO, Beth Petruska, Nashville, TN, Jennifer Barnett, Jill (Jay) Bruce; Great-grandchildren, Christian, Amanda, Heidi, Sarah, Olivia, Emma, Cameron, Michael, and Liam.

She was preceded in death by her Husband, Alfred R. Jacober (Jan 5, 1989); Sons, Larry Jacober and James Jacober; Parents, Albert and Grace Hiller.

Memorials may be made to Heartland Hospice or VFW Auxiliary.

Visitation: Tuesday, October 20, 2015, from 8:00 to 9:30 am, at Meridith Funeral Home, Highland, IL.

Mass of Christian Burial: Tuesday, October 20, 2015, at 10:00 am, at St. Paul Catholic Church, Highland, IL.

Clergy: Rev. Fr. Dennis Voss

Interment: St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Highland, IL.

Meridith Funeral Home, Highland, IL.

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