Salome "Sammy" Jacoby, of Dacada, passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday morning, July 15, 2014. She was 89 ½ years old. Salome was born in the Town of Holland on January 15, 1925, the daughter of Joseph and Margaret Depies Jacoby. She graduated from Random Lake High School in 1943. For many years, she was employed as a shoemaker, first at Musebeck in Cedar Grove, then at Lake Church Leather, retiring from Allen Edmonds. Since her retirement, she assisted at Extinguishers at Random. She was a member of Our Lady of the Lakes, St. Nicholas where she had been active with the Christian Women. She was a Wisconsin sports fan who enjoyed watching the Packers, Brewers and Badgers, as well as gardening, doing jigsaw puzzles, playing computer games and volunteering at Pine Haven. Salome will be remembered for always being willing to lend a helping hand. She is survived by her loyal, furry companion Micky, her sister-in-law Audrey Jacoby of Random Lake, and 7 nieces and nephews: Phil, Dale (Deb), Bev, Nancy, all of Random Lake, Gary (Tina) of Cedar Grove, Ginny of Brown Deer and Karen (Don) Gazzana of Grafton. She is further survived by 4 great nieces and nephews: special nephew Nathan, special niece Nicole, Michele (Kevin) and Nic (Megan), great-great-nephew Cole, and other friends. She is preceded in death by 2 sisters: Viola and Leona and 2 brothers: Arthur (Lorraine) and Silvin. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10AM on Saturday, July 19 at Our Lady of the Lakes, St. Nicholas Chapel, 4274 Hwy K in Dacada. Father Guy Gurath will celebrate Mass. She will be laid to rest at St. Nicholas Cemetery. The family will receive visitors at Eernisse Funeral Home, 171 N. Royal Ave in Belgium on Friday, July 18 from 4-7PM and again on Saturday, July 19 at St. Nicholas Chapel from 9-10AM. Memorials are suggested to Random Lake Fire Department or Pine Haven Christian Home. The Eernisse Funeral Home, Belgium is honored to be assisting the family with arrangements. ... Read More
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My sincere condolences to Salome's family and friends. May you find comfort and hope in the promise recorded for us at Revelation 21:4 where it says "And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no ... more
My sympathy to all of you following Sammy's death! May she rest in peace.
My dear friend, you will be missed and remembered as one of the most ambitious kind people I have had the honor to meet. Enjoyed seeing your nicely groomed grass and lovely garden while passing and waving to you every m... more