Emily Louise (Jacobson) Hessels, 94, of Exeter Twp., Berks Co. PA, formerly of Hackettstown, NJ, died on Friday, August 21, 2020, at Elmcroft of Reading.
Born Tuesday, December 1, 1925 in New Rochelle, NY, she was the daughter of the late Ralph Jacobson and the late Jane Terwilleger Jacobson. Emily was the widow of Lloyd Foote Hessels.
Emily graduated from White Plains High School in White Plains, NY and the Katharine Gibbs School. She retired from Harrah’s Casino, in Atlantic City, NJ as an Executive Secretary.
Emily and Lloyd raised their 3 children in Paramus, NJ. Surviving are sons, Lloyd Thomas, husband of Brenda Hessels of Mohnton, PA, and Kirk, husband of Patty Hessels of Red Bank, NJ, and daughter, Donna, wife of Bruce Mulder of Franklin Lakes, NJ; 7 grandchildren; 1 great grandchild.
Emily was predeceased by her brother Neal Jacobson.
Dengler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.