Bruce Alvin Jacobsen, 79, of Bismarck, North Dakota, passed away peacefully on February 11, 2024, in Cleveland, Tennessee surrounded by a loving family.
Born on April 15, 1944, Bruce lived a life marked by love, dedication, and joyful service to those around him.
Bruce A. Jacobsen was honorably discharged as an Airman Third Class from the United States Air Force regiment AF 17 624 184 in October 1964. Bruce shared a beautiful and enduring partnership with his wife Judy for 59 years. Bruce was a loving man to his 2 sons, Stein Bryon Jacobsen (wife Shannon) with 2 Grandchildren Katie Richards (Jake), and Gracie Jacobsen. Donald "Don" Jacobsen with 2 Grandchildren Travis Jacobsen (Lillie) and Holly Jacobsen and 3 Great Grandchildren (Callie, Emma and TJ) instilling in them the values of kindness and integrity. His sister Marlys Pinky Crenelle and her daughter Missy with husband Michael, will remember him for his unwavering support and heartfelt laughter.
Bruce was preceded in death by his wife Judy and parents, Alvin and Cleo Jacobsen. His memory will be a beacon of light for all who knew him, guiding them with the love and wisdom he so freely gave. Bruce's legacy of warmth and generosity will live on through his family and the countless lives he touched. The family will be holding a Celebration of Life at Southern Charm Venue in Cleveland, Tn. on February 24th starting at 1 p.m. with a graveside service to follow.