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Rev Dr Arthur Jacobi JrRev. Dr. Arthur Jacobi, Jr.
December 14, 1932 - November 19, 2017

Obituary for Rev. Dr. Arthur Jacobi Jr.
Rev. Dr. Arthur Jacobi aka “Father Art”, born in Cambridge, MA, was a longtime employee and executive of Kresge-Kmart and priest of Archdiocese of Detroit for 30 years. Following his retirement, he remained very active in the Diocese of Venice, FL, for the past 8 years.

Father Art was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur H. and Marie F. (nee Clifford) Jacobi and dear sister, Margaret L. Madden and is survived by his beloved brother, Bill (Susan) Jacobi of NJ and cherished nieces, Megan, Justine and Danielle and nephew, Billy; much loved niece, Jean Marie Peoples; and best friend of 44 years, Fr. Jim Mayworm of Waterford, MI.

Arthur was a kind and generous man with a heart of gold. He lived each day to its fullest and touched many people in a special way. Arthur, 84 years was too brief a time to have you with us. You will remain in our hearts forever. See you in the Kingdom.

Viewing will take place on Friday, November 24 from 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM, with a Scripture Service starting at 7:00 PM, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 211 W. Charlotte Ave., Punta Gorda, FL 33950. Viewing will take place on Saturday, November 25, from 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM, with a Mass of Christian Burial to start at 10:30 AM at Sacred Heart.

Interment will take place at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Southfield, MI.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the St. Vincent de Paul Society at Sacred Heart Catholic Church or St. Benedict Parish c/o Fr. Jim Mayworm in Waterford, MI.

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