Thursday, October 17, 2013

Martin "Marty" Andrew Jacoby, 49, of Diamond, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, from injuries sustained in a motorcycle/auto accident.

He was born in Arkansas City, Kan., to William "Jake" Jacoby and June Morris.

He spent most of his life in Winfield, Kan., and graduated from Winfield High School. He later moved to southwest Missouri with his wife.

Survivors include: his wife, Lorena Frances Jacoby; his daughter, Kisty Jacoby-Watson of Wichita, Kan.; his stepsons, Lee Duncan, of Webb City, and Cody Duncan, of Goodman; his stepdaughter, Olivia Patrum of Neosho; his mother, June Morris, of Winfield, Kan.; his father, Jake Jacoby, of Neosho; brother, Michael Jacoby, of Arkansas City, Kan.; sister, Shelley Hollister, of Arkansas City, Kan., and seven grandchildren.

A celebration of life will be held at 12 o'clock (noon) Oct. 20, at the family home.

Cremation arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville.