Kathleen Jacobson (nee Sullivan), 88, died on Sept. 22, 2021. Born and raised in Oak Park, she attended St. Edmund grammar school, Trinity High School, and Loyola University. She and her husband, Jerome, were classmates at St. Edmund and Loyola University, married shortly after graduation, and enjoyed a loving marriage for 66 years.

Kathleen is survived by her husband and five children, Julie (Matthew) Patterson, Margaret (Scott) Kath, Katie Hasbrouck, Matthew (Theresa) Jacobson, John Jacobson, 11 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, sisters Ann (Timothy Sr.) Devereux and Barbara (the late Charles B.) Poindexter. She was preceded in death by her brother, Charles L. Sullivan (the late Jane).

Donations to the Trinity High School Legacy Scholarship Fund would be appreciated.

A memorial service will be set at a future date.

Arrangements were handled by Sax-Tiedemann Funeral Home. Please continue to check the site for future updates.

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