, Port Arthur, Texas

June 4, 2014

Edward John Jacob

The Port Arthur News

TAYLOR LANDING —    Edward John Jacob of Taylor Landing, TX passed away in Houston, TX on May 24, 2014 at the age of 91.  Mr. Jacob is lovingly remembered by his sons, Damian Edward Jacob of Beaumont, TX, Aubrey John Jacob of Doylestown, PA, and 5 grand children.

   Mr. Jacob was born in Throop, PA on June 27, 1922. He graduated from Throop High School in 1939 and went on to earn a Graduate Degree in Maritime Engineering from Kingspoint Merchant Marine Academy in 1942. He retired from Gulf Oil Corporation in 1980 as Fleet Manager U.S. & Foreign.

   Mr. Jacob enjoyed Hunting, Sport Fishing, as well as Golf.

   A prayer service will be held at St. Theresa Little Flower Catholic Church in Port Acres on Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 10:00 AM.

   In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to, Alzheimer's Association Beaumont Chapter, 700 North St, Beaumont, TX, 77701 or charities of choice.