1937 - June 5, 2008
Harold L. Jacoby, 71, of Centennial, a beloved husband, father, and grandfather, died unexpectedly June 5, 2008.
Harold was a generous, loving, honest and kind person who gave of himself. He would have been married 50 years to wife Lois in November.
He was an avid bowler who loved the game and served in bowling leadership in Denver and throughout the state of Colorado. He is a member of the Denver and Colorado State Bowling Halls of Fame. He served as a director of the national organization for 21 years. He attended his 44th consecutive national tournament in May 2008.
Harold was born March 20, 1937, attended South High, enlisted in the Navy and served aboard the U.S.S. Bennington.
Harold is survived by beloved wife, Lois; daughters, Christine Balderston of Craig and Debranne Hamilton of Arvada; and sons-in-law, Mark Balderston of Craig and John Hamilton of Arvada.
He was devoted to grandchildren Aaron Buemi, Stephanie and Matthew Balderston, all of Craig, and Justin and SFC Christopher (Terah) Hamilton. He will be greatly missed by family, extended family and friends.
Visitation is 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, June 15 at Horan & McConaty, 5303 E. County Line Road, in Centennial.
Funeral Mass is 10 a.m. Monday, June 16 at St. Mary Catholic Church, 6853 S. Prince St., in Littleton. Interment will be at Fort Logan National Cemetery.
Donations may be made to National Bowling Hall of Fame and Museum, 111 Stadium Plaza, St. Louis, MO, 63102. Memories may be shared at www.horancares.com.