Gerald F. (Herk) Jacobson, Sr. age 84 of Ralph, PA died on Thursday, January 31, 2019. He was born on December 26, 1934 in Brier Hill, PA to the late Joseph and Lillian Frampton Jacobson. He was predeceased by his wife Diana Jacobson, a son, Keith A. Jacobson and by several brothers and sisters. Herk is survived by three sons, Gerald F. Jacobson, Jr. and wife Annette of Washington, PA, Dale L. Jacobson and fiancée Robin of Millsboro, PA, Kevin E. Jacobson and wife Heather of Whitehouse, PA; five grandchildren and three great grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Robert, Joseph, Ronald, Dolores and Sandra. Private services are in the care of the Dearth Funeral Home, New Salem, PA.