Donald L. Jacobs
September 26, 1947 - February 21, 2020
Donald L. Jacobs, 72, of 16 Rose Road, Greene, died Friday, February 21, 2020, at Maine Medical Center in Portland, following unexpected medical issues that started in October. Born in Lewiston on September 26, 1947, he was the son of Clinton and Shirley Whittier Jacobs. Educated in local schools, he was a graduate of Edward Little High School, Class of ’66. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War, serving in the US Marine Corps. After his discharge, he returned to Maine and married the love of his life, the former Donna L. Bennett, on December 2, 1972. For many years he was employed as a mechanic at the Lewiston Waste Water Treatment Plant, retiring in 2012. A member of Prince of Peace Parish, he is survived by his wife, Donna of Greene, two sons, Tadd and wife Jennifer of Lewiston, and Jason and wife Crystal of Greene, and nine grandchildren. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by a sister, Jannie Jacobs.