June Anderson Jakobowski

February 4, 1931October 16, 2020

June Anderson Jakobowski, 89, of Forest passed away Friday, October 16, 2020 at Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of the late Robert Jakobowski.

Born in Schenectady, NY on February 4, 1931 she was a daughter of the late William Anderson and Sarah Anderson. She retired from Babcock and Wilcox with 18 years of service, was a founding member of St. Thomas More Catholic Church and Volunteered at Thomas Jefferson's Popular Forest for 25 years.

In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by two siblings, William Anderson, Jr. and Elizabeth Murray.

She is survived by her children Julia Bryan and her husband Stephen of Forest, Loretta Bumgarner of Winston-Salem, NC, and Robert Jakobowski, Jr and his wife Carolyn of Lewisville, NC; her grandchildren, Heather and B.J. Poindexter, Beccie Spencer, Ian Bumgarner, Carrie and Colin Bergeson, Ben, Andrew, and Carlee Jakobowski; great-grandchildren, Joseph and Madelyn Poindexter and Emmett Bergeson; and a host of nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held 11:00 am Saturday, October 31, 2020 at St. Thomas More Catholic Church.

The service will be livesteamed via Facebook through Whitten's Facebook page.

In lieu of flowers please consider making donations to Thomas Jefferson’s Popular Forest.

To send online condolences to the family, please visit

Whitten Timberlake Chapel is serving the family, (434) 239-0331.


31 October

Memorial Service

11:00 am

St. Thomas More Catholic Church


June Anderson Jakobowski

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Margaret & Pete Perrone

October 25, 2020

Loretta and Julie,

Just wanted to let you know how much we enjoyed Aunt June. She always had a smile and a laugh to share. We really appreciated her practical outlook on life. We loved the stories about you and your children.

We will be thinking of you on the 31st. Love, Pete and Margaret

Paul Perrone

October 25, 2020

Always a smile and always made you feel welcome!


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