On July 28, 2014, JOAN (nee Merowitz), beloved mother of Laura Jacobs, Jonathan (Meredith) Jacobs, Thomas (Robyn) Jacobs and Avrohom (Elinor) Jacobs; treasured sister of Sally (Allan) Bratman; cherished grandmother of Sofie, Jules, Isaac, Joseph, Avigal, Shmuel, Yakov, Elisheva, Ruth, Moshe, Shandee and Yihoshua Jacobs; dear ex-wife of William (Patricia) Jacobs. Funeral services and interment at Arlington Cemetery, Chizuk Amuno Congregation, North Rogers Avenue, on Thursday, July 31 at 10:30 a.m. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation), 26 Broadway, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10004. In mourning at 7600 Park Heights Ave. (Suburban Country Club), Baltimore, MD 21208, immediately following the interment service through 4 p.m. and continuing Thursday evening at her late residence, 2 Pomona East, Apt #306 and Friday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.