Duane Earl Jacobson
1938 — 2022
Duane Earl Jacobson, age 84, passed away September 09, 2022, at his home in Melba, Idaho. Duane was born on April 12, 1938, in Ada, Minnesota to his parents Lewey Jacobson and Lucille Naugle. He moved with his parents and two older sisters to Nampa, Idaho in 1944, where they joined extended Jacobson and Naugle family members to farm in the Franklin community area. Duane attended Nampa High School, graduating in 1956. He was very active in FFA, holding the office of local chapter President in 1955 and 1956, and Idaho State FFA Vice President in 1956. In 1955, while a junior in high school, Duane leased 34 acres of ground and raised sugar beets, corn, wheat and 24 head of cattle,...