Roger Allen Jacobsen late of Sardis, B.C., formerly of Richmond, B.C. passed away December 11, 2003 at home at the age of 57 years. He was born December 10, 1946 in Vancouver, B.C. He had lived in this area for 17 years.
After serving many years with the Vancouver City Police Department Roger moved to the Fraser Valley and spent several years working for Kent Institution. His hobbies included spending time with his children, watching movies and relaxing in the sun with his friends and family. Roger’s most recent accomplishment was completing his dream house with his wife Christine.
A Funeral Service was held at 1300 hours on Thursday, December 18, 2003 at the Chilliwack Alliance Church. Rev. C. Lenz officiating. Interment in Ocean View Cemetery, Burnaby, B.C.
Casket Bearers, Kristopher Simmons, Jake Jacobson, Bruce Edgeley, Terry Forestell, Steve Fudge and Don Saunders. Honorary Bearers, Vancouver City Police Honour Guard and the Correctional Service Canada Honour Guard.
Roger is survived by his mother, Lorraine; his wife, Christine and his six children, Stacey, Kristopher, Valerie, Jessica, Kirby, Jacob and granddaughter Noa.
Roger was predeceased by his sister Valerie Jacobson and father Jacob Andrew Jacobson.
Should family and friends so desire, donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.