Claudia Jacobsen, 68, of Alcester, S.D., formerly of Dickinson, died Friday, April 11, 2014, at Dougherty Hospice in Sioux Falls, S.D.
Claudia Jean was born Feb. 28, 1946, in Powers Lake, to Dan and Ruth (Moody) Breding. She was raised and educated in Kenmare and graduated from Mounds Midway School of Nursing in St. Paul, Minn. She married Dwight Jacobsen on July 29, 1967, in Kenmare. Claudia worked as a registered nurse for 11 years at St. Joseph's Hospital in Minot. The family moved to Dickinson in 1978 to open the first Jacobsen Music store. There she worked at St. Joseph's Hospital and the SW District Health Unit before starting at St. Luke's Home in 1980.
She is survived by: her daughter, Christi (John) Wegh, of Alcester; son, Tim Jacobsen, of Bismarck; grandchildren, Shannon (Ashley) Wegh and Jessica Wegh, all of Sioux Falls, Joycee and Jett Jacobsen, of Bismarck; sister, Kay (Cliff) Netz, of Maple Grove, Minn.; and brother, Daniel Breding, of Aurora, Colo. Also surviving are her father- and mother in-law, Etlar (Elaine) Jacobsen, of Minot; brother-in-law, Dale (Susan) Jacobsen, of Garrison; sister-in-law, Donna (Darry) Roos, Minot; brother-in-law, Dennis (Christie) Jacobsen, Minot.
Funeral services will be: Monday, 10 a.m., at Our Savior's Free Lutheran Church in Dickinson.
Burial will follow: Monday, 6 p.m., at Flaxton Rural Lutheran Cemetery.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church.
Wass Funeral Home, Beresford, S.D., is handling arrangements.