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“So sorry to hear this..I looked forward to see you both everyweek..i am the secretary that checked him in every week for his glad ...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: liz ralston - linwood, MA

“March 21, 2020Jan, Kim, and EricI am sorry that i just became aware of the passing of Jake as i would have gone to services to pay my respects. Jake...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: John Butler - West Bridgewater, MA

“So sorry of your loss of Jake ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Jean and Syd Shearing - MA

“The Yacht Club will seem empty without your smile. You were a good man, a good husband to Jan, a good father and a good friend. We will miss you. ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: John Stewart - Taunton, MA

“To Jakes Family. So sorry for your lose... In my school years in Easton I was good friends with Jake. There aren't enough kind words to say about...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Judy (Snell) Brousseau - Norton, MA

“My deepest sympathy to Ed's family. He certainly will be remembered as the kind man he was & as the Best Santa for Children Scene Child Care. May...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Rosemary Andrson - Bridgewater, MA

“So sorry to read of Eddie's passing. I remember watching him play trumpet in high school especially with the U S Navy Band. He was very talented and...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Thomas and Judy Sabin - Naples, FL

“Jan and family,My deepest sympathies to all of you in this hardest of times. I remember the good times we had and the stories he and John would tell....Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Barbara arlson - Barrington, NH

“To the Jacobson Family, Very sorry to hear about your passing. Sending condolences and prayers to your family. Marc Watson and family ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Marc Watson - South Easton, MA

“Jake, may you find peace at that big yacht club in the sky,Where the water is always calm,The boat is always perfect,Great friends are always around...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Rick Costa - Dighton, MA - Friend

“To Jake's family,On behalf of Jake's brothers and sisters at the George S. Shepard, American Legion Post 7, I wanted to extend our sincerest and...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Jim McAvoy - No. Easton, MA

“Our deepest condolences to all of you. How you all stayed together and fought the fight together is/was a beautiful tribute in his honor. I truly...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Noreen Melchert - Wareham, MA

“Jake was a wonderful model father and grandfather. My son, Arthur remembers him as a kind person who had empathy for those who are handicapped. My...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Anne Ponticelli - Brockton, MA

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EASTON---Edward C. "Jake" Jacobson, husband of Janice M. (Bagge) Jacobson passed away peacefully at home in the care of his loving family on Monday March 9, 2020. He was born February 18, 1943 in Brockton to Doris E. (Gilson) and Arthur G. N. Jacobson of Easton. Jake was very devoted to his wife of 52years Janice M. (Bagge) Jacobson and his two children Kim M. Mondeau and her husband Robert of Bridgewater and Eric Jacobson and his wife Melissa of Easton. He was the adored grandfather of Jessica Kehoe of Bridgewater and Cayce Constantine, Hailey Mae, Chelsea Rose and Ashley Grace Jacobson all of Easton and great grandfather to Ellie Constantine of Easton. Raised in Easton, he was a graduate of Oliver Ames High School class of 1960 and the Navy School of Music. He served in the United States Navy from 1960 until 1965 where he was a member of the Navy Band.

Jake was the brother of Arthur Jacobson and his wife Lorraine of Port Orange, FL; brother-in-law of David Bagge and his wife Cathy; also brother in law of Nancy Sullivan and her husband Bill, all of Easton, MA; and of Judi Macord and her husband Joe of Campton, NH and many nieces and nephews.

Jake worked in the construction industry and was a member of Local 4, Operating Engineers Union retiring from A. J. Welch Corporation in Brighton, MA. in 2010.
He continued working for East Coast Truck and Trailer part time for several years. He was also Highway Superintendent in Easton from 1984 until 2002. He served on many committees in Easton as well as being a call firefighter for 25 years and a Special Police Officer. He was a past Commander of the American Legion Post 7 in Easton and Commodore of the Taunton Yacht Club from 2001to 2003.

Jake enjoyed camping, snowmobiling, cruises, motorcycling, riding in his 1956 T­ Bird and boating with his wife, family and many friends. He was always willing to lend a helping hand and share his knowledge with everyone. Jake will be missed by all who knew him.

In lieu of flowers donations in Jake's memory can be made to Dana-Farber Cancer Center or Old Colony Hospice.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours on Thursday from 4 – 8 p.m. in Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 605 Washington Street (Rte.138) Easton. The funeral will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday in the funeral home. Interment will be private. For directions or condolences visit