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Robert W. Jacobi

Robert W. Jacobi, 85, of McGraw, NY, passed away on Tuesday, August 2, 2022, at the Crown Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, Cortland, NY.


Bob was born in Cortland, NY, on November 5, 1936, the son of the late Joseph and Thelma Prindle Jacobi.  A 1954 graduate of McGraw Central School, he served in the U.S. Air Force from 1954 to 1958.  After being honorably discharged from the Air Force, he attended Morrisville College, graduating in 1960.  On June 15, 1962, he married Phyllis Hemmings.  He had worked at Brockway Motors from 1960 to 1972 and NYS OGS from 1973 until his retirement in 1995.  He had also worked at Salisbury Fire Equipment from 1995 to 2001 and as a lab courier for CRMC from 2001 to 2017.  Bob served as the McGraw Justice of the Peace from 1975 to 1981 and was a member of the McGraw Fire Department.


He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Phyllis Hemmings Jacobi.  He also leaves behind one niece and one nephew.


In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a brother, Richard Jacobi in November 2021.


Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. 

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Phyllis, I am so sorry to hear of Bob's passing. I will keep you in my prayers. Marcia (Barden) Jacobson

Marcia Barden Aug 9 2022 10:57 AM

Our thoughts and prayers go out to you. Best wishes to you.

Marian(Franklin) and Phil Guy Aug 8 2022 2:29 PM

Phyllis, We want to send condolences on the loss of Bob. Our thoughts are with you.

Rowena & Charlie LeRoy Aug 8 2022 2:17 PM

So Sorry for your loss. Your in our prayers.

Connie Neumeister and Dorcas Martin Aug 8 2022 9:38 AM

You are in our thoughts and prayers Aunt Phyllis.

Andy Hemmings Aug 7 2022 6:12 PM

Phyllis, Very sorry for your loss. Will keep you in our prayers.
Maureen Stack Hartley and Ronald Hartley

Maureen StackHartley Aug 7 2022 2:48 PM

Aunt Phyllis, I\'m so sorry to hear of Uncle Bob\'s passing. Love and prayers to you. Love, Monnica & Bill Bruno

Monnica Bruno Aug 6 2022 8:30 PM

All our love and prayers to you, dear Phyllis.
God bless,
Nedra & Milton Magee

Nedra Magee Aug 6 2022 11:14 AM

Phyllis, I am so sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. I hope we can get in touch soon. Know my prayers are with you. Eleanor

Eleanor Dippolito Aug 5 2022 9:57 PM

Sending prayers for Phyllis and family. We're sorry to hear of Bob's passing.
Sincerely, John and Sue Loope

Sue Loope Aug 5 2022 12:53 PM

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