DAVID JACOBSON David Nisson Jacobson, 77, a 15-year resident of Las Vegas, and formerly of Chicago, passed away Wednesday, April 19, 2017. David was born July 3, 1939, in Chicago, Ill. In 1971, David founded The Jacobson Group, a leading executive search and staffing firm for the insurance industry. A world traveler who loved spending time with his grandchildren and friends, David loved tennis, technology and shopping. He was affectionately known as "Papa D." David is survived by his wife, of 34 years, best friend and love of his life, Jewel Jacobson of Las Vegas; children, Gregory (Betsy) Jacobson of Highland Park, Ill., Jacqueline (Gene) Schneider of Vernon Hills, Ill., Richard Jacobson of Highland Park, and Marc (Allison) Jacobson of Davison, Mich.; grandchildren, Maxwell Jacobson, Emily Jacobson, Rebecca Schneider, Lauren Jacobson, Eliana Schneider, Madelyn Jacobson, Molly Jacobson, Abbie Jacobson, Ava Jacobson and Alex Jacobson; and sister, Lois (Alvin) Bush. A celebration of David's life will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 23, at Kraft-Sussman Funeral Services, 3975 S. Durango Drive, #104, Las Vegas, NV 89147. Contributions in David's memory are requested to Nathan Adelson Hospice, Las Vegas.
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Published by Las Vegas Review-Journal on Apr. 23, 2017.