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William "Bill" Jakum

December 15, 1944 ~ August 10, 2019 (age 74)

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With heavy hearts we say goodbye to husband, father, grandfather, and friend William (Bill) Jakum after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.  Through his incredible determination and unwavering strength he was able to stand up against the disease longer than anyone expected. 

Bill is survived by his devoted wife of 52 years, Eve, his son Joshua (Jennifer) Jakum, daughter Julie (David) TerBorg, and his five cherished grandchildren: Ethan, Adam, Emerson, Amelia and Abigail.

Family and friends are invited to honor and celebrate Bill’s life at the Evans Life Celebration Home-Bel Air, 3 Newport Drive (Rt.23 & Rt. 24), Forest Hill on Saturday, August 17, 2019 from 2-4 & 6-8 P.M.

In lieu of flowers, if you wish, please honor Bill and his remarkable life with donations to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network ( or Wounded Warriors Family Support (

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