Orville Johan JacobsonOrville Johan Jacobson, 92 of Finley, ND passed away Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at the Aneta Parkview Health Center in Aneta, ND.
Orville was born September 7, 1921 in Finley Township to Jacob and Elisa (Thompson) Jacobson. He attended Sherbrooke school through the 8th grade. He farmed near Finley most of his life. He served in the Marines from March 17, 1945 to April 30, 1946. He married Shirley Peterson April 11, 1964 at Finley Lutheran Church in Finley. He lived most of his life in Sherbrooke Township up until 1991 when they moved into town. His lifelong passion was farming and he loved to dance to old time music. Orville loved his family and his greatest joy was spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandson. He will be remembered for his sense of humor and wonderful smile.