Florence H. Jacobs

June 30, 1925February 7, 2019

of Peabody, entered into rest on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at the age of 93. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert S. Jacobs and daughter of the late David and Sarah Levine. She is survived by two sons, Stephen Jacobs and Paul Jacobs and his wife, Janine. She was also the beloved grandmother of Russell Jacobs and his wife Courtney Westlie, Margot Jacobs and her husband Jeffrey Lentz, David Jacobs, James Gunther and Sasha Gunther.

Born in Boston, Florence grew up in Swampscott, MA. She graduated from Lynn High School and raised her family in Peabody, MA, where she also worked as a legal secretary and piano teacher. She was a dedicated member of Temple Beth Shalom of Peabody, and volunteered for many years as the Temple Music Director. She cherished her time spent with family and friends. A graveside funeral service for Florence will be held on Sunday February 10, 2019 at 12:30 PM at Temple Beth Shalom Cemetery, Buxton Road, Danvers, MA. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in her memory to the Brooksby Village Benevolent Care Fund, 300 Brooksby Village Dr. Peabody, MA 01960. The staff at Stanetsky-Hymanson Memorial Chapel, 10 Vinnin Street, Salem, MA 01970 had the honor of caring for Florence. For more information or to register in the online guestbook, please visit


  • Graveside Funeral Service Sunday, February 10, 2019

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