KINGMAN – Lillian Jacobs, 72, died peacefully on Dec. 20, 2003, at Maine Medical Center in Portland. Lillian Jacobs was the beloved wife of the late Millage L. Jacobs. She is survived by five children, Lynn and Donna of Surprise, Ariz., Nathan of Mattawamkeag, Allen and Theresa of Kingman, Jeff and Carolyn (Jacobs) Simpson of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., Llewellyn and Darla of Center Conway, N.H.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Lillian was born April 14, 1931, in Waterbury, Conn., daughter of the late Gino and Helene Maria (Favale) DiCesare. She was one of eight children. She is predeceased by three brothers, Gino DiCesare, Arthur DiCesare and Arnold DiCesare. She is also survived by two brothers and by two sisters, Raymond DiCesare of New Britain, Conn., Dominic and Anna (DiCesare) Tagariello of Williamsville, Vt., Ernie and Dolores (DiCesare) LeFebvre of Andover, Conn., Robert and Loris DiCesare of Bucksport; sisters-in-law, aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, extended family members and countless precious friends. Lillian will be remembered by all for her heart of gold, her smile, her love and her caring for all. Our sweet Lilly (Mughetto) Lillian spent the last year and a half at the Barron Center in Portland. She was loved and cared for by the wonderful staff at the center. Her greatest time there was participating in all their daily planned activities. She was so excited when she would win prizes. These prizes were instantly known in her mind, which of her grandchildren would be getting the prize from Grammy Lilly. For this we thank the all the staff at the Barron Center. Friends may call from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at the Clay Funeral Home, 7 Lee Road, Lincoln. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. James Catholic Church, with the Rev. Roger Cyr presiding. Interment will be in Jacobs Family Cemetery, Kingman. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her name to: The Barron Center Activities Fund, 1145 Brighten Ave., Portland, ME 04102. For an online register book, please go to