Ervin Arthur Jacobsen, age 81, died at the home of a niece in Salem, Utah on February 2, 1995.

He was born on March 10, 1913 in Twin Falls, Idaho the 18th child of Maren Sorensen and Otto Emil Jacobsen. He married Selma Rose Clegg on February 20, 1937 in Price, Utah, their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple, she died on March 25, 1985.He is survived by two sons and three daughters, Ervin Le Roy (Ada); Jess L. (Pat), all of West Jordan; Carolene Jacobsen, West Valley City; Arlene Jacobsen, Nampa, Idaho; and Karen (Ron) Wallace, Madison, Alabama; 23 grandchildren and 43 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, 17 brothers and sisters, an infant daughter and granddaughter.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday February 7, 1995 in the Wasatch Lawn Mortuary Chapel, 3401 South Highland Drive, where friends may call on Monday February 6, 1995 from 6-8 p.m. and Tuesday 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. prior to services. Interment, Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park.

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