COAL CITY-Ronald J. Jakubowski 71, of Coal City passed away on Friday, Jan. 18, 2013 at the Morris Hospital.
He was born on Dec. 5, 1941 to Walter and Wanda Jakubowski in Chicago, IL. Ron was known as a handyman, jack of all trades, and a man of many ideas.
He is survived by four children Theresa (Jim) Stewart of Downers Grove, Robert (Tracey) Jakubowski of Coal City, Paul (Tina) Jakubowski of Coal City, Audra Collins of Coal City, five grandchildren Phillip Collins, Olivia and Sophia Jakubowski, James and Jordan Stewart.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and his wife Barbara Jakubowski.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013 in The Ferrari Funeral Chapel (1044 Ferrari Drive) in Coal City. Father Robert Noesen will officiate with interment in Mt Carmel Cemetery in Morris.
Visitation will be on Sunday, Jan. 20 from 3-7 p.m. at Ferrari Funeral Services (corner of Spring Rd. and Ferrari Dr.) in Coal City. Family and friends can sign the online guest book at www.ferrarifuneral.com.
Memorial contributions in Ron's name may be directed to the family for later disbursement.
Arrangements are under the direction of Ferrari Funeral Services, Coal City.