Published September 08 2013
Geraldine JacobsonGeraldine Jacobson, Hope, N.D., will celebrate her 95th birthday at an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. Sept. 15 at the Hope Senior Citizen Center.
She was born Sept. 16, 1918, on a farm near Aneta N.D., to Halvor and Gudrun Halvorson. She married Andrew Jacobson in 1938 and they made their home in Hope.
She has four children, Dr. Severt (Anneliese) Jacobson, Pinehurst, N.C.; Harlan (Susan) Jacobson, Becker Minn.; the late Darrell (Elizabeth) Jacobson, Rockford, Ill.; and Sonia (Allen) Sjurseth, Pelican Rapids, Minn.; 13 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.