Official Obituary of

Jacob I. Zerbe

March 24, 1952 ~ July 14, 2023 (age 71) 71 Years Old
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Jacob Zerbe Obituary

Jacob I. Zerbe, age 71, of Southgate Apartments, passed away on Friday, July 14, 2023.

Born in West Reading on March 24, 1952 the son of the late Harold I. and June K. (Good) Zerbe.

He was a 1970 graduate of Conrad Weiser High School.

Jacob last worked at the VF Factory Outlet and previously worked at Gloray Knitting Mill.

He was a volunteer with Meals On Wheels, a blood donor with Miller Keystone, a member of Mt. Pleasant Fire Company, and Gold’s Gym.

He is survived by his sister, Dawn L. wife of Rick Sayers, of Robesonia; and extended family member, Jenna (Sayers) wife of Craig Swope and their son, Bryson; and his girlfriend, Victoria.

The family will greet friends on Sunday, July 23, 2023 from 6:00 to 7:00pm at Cole Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 402 E. Penn Ave., Robesonia.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in his memory to Carolyn’s House Hospice, 1701 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17110.

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July 23, 2023

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Cole Funeral Home & Cremation Center
402 E. Penn Ave.
Robesonia, PA 19551


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