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William â€śJakeâ€ť Frances Jakubowski, 61, of Columbia City, passed away at 9:56 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010, at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, Fort Wayne. Born Oct. 2, 1948 in Berlin, Wis., he was a son of Frances and Delores â€śDodieâ€ť (Schliepp) Jakubowski.
Survivors include his sons, Thomas W. Jakubowski and Charles C. Jakubowski; mother, Delores â€śDodieâ€ť Jakubowski; sister, Connie Pribnow; and father, Frances Jakubowski.
Visitation will be from 2:30 to 3 p.m. Saturday at DeMoney-Grimes Countryside Park Funeral Home, 600 Countryside Drive, Columbia City. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home with Randy Grimes, CFC officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be given in Mr. Jakubowskiâ€™s memory to American Diabetes Association. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Visit www.demoneygrimes.com to send family condolences or sign the guest register book.