Theodale Kariger Weser-Jacobsen, 95, of Warren, IN, passed away at 1:15 AM on Monday, December 16, 2013 at Heritage Pointe in Warren, IN. She was born on Thursday, January 17, 1918, in Warren, IN, the daughter of the late John P. and Annis (Stroup) Kariger. Mrs. Jacobsen graduated from the Warren High School Class of 1936. She had been a secretary for the Department of Defense for many years. Mrs. Jacobsen and her sister Francile McIntire enjoyed researching geneology and had written a book together about their family history. Mrs. Jacobsen also enjoyed gardening, walking and playing games especially bridge and Rummikub.
Survivors: Daughter - Nina "Joan" Ross, Gaithersburg, MD, Daughter - Jocelyn Smith, Warren, IN, Son - William Jerrold (Catherine) Weser, Santa Fe, NM, Grandchildren - 6, Great Grandchildren - 4, Extended Family - Nieces and Nephews, She was preceded in death by her: Father - John P. Kariger, Mother - Annis (Stroup) Kariger, 1st Husband - William F. Weser, 2nd Husband - Charles Jacobsen, Sister - Francile McIntire, Brother - Holland Leon Kariger. Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Heritage Pointe Applegate Chapel 801 Huntington Ave. Warren on Saturday, December 21, 2013 from 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM. A service to celebrate Mrs. Jacobsen's life will be at Heritage Pointe Applegate Chapel 801 Huntington Ave. Warren at 11:00 AM on Saturday, December 21, 2013 with the Rev. Gerald Moreland officiating. Interment will be private in the Woodlawn Cemetery in Warren. Preferred memorials: In lieu of flowers: Muscular Dystrophy Association (In Honor of Mrs. Jacobsen's Great Nephew Collin McIntire) 2869 East DuPont Rd. Fort Wayne, IN 46825