Jacob Isaac Dobkin

January 8, 2008 - January 16, 2008

01/08/2008 - 01/16/2008

Past Services

Saturday January 19, 2008
Riverview Memorial Park & Cemetery Association
Rt. 4, Box 217
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-2894 Er | Directions
Saturday January 19, 2008
11:00 am
Glen Dale United Methodist Church
700 Wheeling Avenue
Glen Dale, WV 26038

DOBKIN, Jacob Isaac, Infant son of Robert and Amy Durrah Dobkin of Moundsville WV, died Wednesday, January 16, 2008 at Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown WV.
Jacob was born in Martins Ferry OH, on January 8, 2008. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Edward Dobkin; great grandfathers, Leonard Lambert, Ronald Durrah and Jacob Dobkin.; and great grandparents, Jeanne and Bill McCready. Surviving in addition to his parents are his maternal grandparents, Steven and Rebecca Lorraine Durrah of Glen Dale WV; paternal grandmother, Patricia Morehouse of Moundsville; great grandmothers, Nellie Lambert of Glen Dale and Jeannie Durrah of Moundsville. Jacob is also survived by several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Friends are invited to attend funeral services at 11 am on Saturday, January 19, 2008 at the Glen Dale United Methodist Church with Rev Billy Ray Carpenter officiating. Interment will follow at Riverview Cemetery, Moundsville WV. The family asks that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Morgantown, 841 Country Club Drive, Morgantown WV 26505. or the Glen Dale United Methodist Church, 700 Wheeling Ave. Glen Dale WV. Arrangements by the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 118 Grant Ave., Moundsville, WV.

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Denise May
8 years ago

Amy & Bob,

Our thought and prayers go out to you at this time..if you need anything please let me know… will be in touch.

Hugs to you.

Denise & Big Daddy

Jeremy Richter
8 years ago

Amy & Bobby, you are the two strongest, most beautiful people I know. Words could never fully express the love and support I have for you. Meeting Jacob was such an honor . . . and I will forever remember him as the strong, brave little man. Know that I love you & Jacob . . . and am always here.

Barry and Debbie Glover
8 years ago

Amy and Bob,

We are so sorry to hear about Jacob. We are going to try to come up if weather permits if not we will see you the next time we come to town. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and if you need anything be sure to let us know.

Love Debbie and Barry

Scott and Sarah Lewis
8 years ago

Amy and Bob,

We love you both and cannot imagine the sense of loss that you feel. We wish that we could be there to comfort you in your time of grief. We will keep you in our prayers and Jacob will always have a place in our hearts.

Matt Turner
8 years ago

Amy and Bob,

We’re so sorry about beautiful little Jacob. Not sure of the right words to say, but know that we’re thinking of you along with lots and lots of others.

Love and prayers,

Matt and Roxy Turner

Andrea Blon
8 years ago

Amy and Bob,

My deepest sympathy is with you at this time of loss. My family will be keeping you in our thoughts and prayers at this time of sadness.

Andrea Blon

Chris Kitchen
8 years ago


I know words might seem empty at this time but you will be in my prayers and I am so sorry.

Chris Kitchen

John Nardone
8 years ago


I’m sorry sorry for your loss. It’s hard to find the right words. I’ll keep you and your family in prayer.

Betty Duffy
8 years ago

Amy, Bob & family,

My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. God must have needed a very special little cherub!

Penny Sheppard
8 years ago

Amy, Bob and family,

There are simply no words. We are so sorry you had to say goodbye to your sweet baby boy. Know that you have been and will continue to be in our most heartfelt prayers. Much, much love.

Penny and Matt Sheppard

Jack Bailey
8 years ago


I’m so sorry for your loss.


Shannon Payton
8 years ago

Bob & Amy,

My deepest sympathies go out to the both of you. Please know that I am praying for you at this time. Also know that your WVNCC family is here for you!

Shannon Payton

Alan Dobkin
8 years ago

Bob and Amy,

I cannot imagine your pain throughout this time. The pictures of little Jacob were beautiful, and we are extremely saddened that we will not get to meet him. Words cannot express our feelings, but you will remain in our prayers.


Alan and Karen Dobkin

Charles & Miranda Postle
8 years ago

Bob we were so very sorry to learn of this tragedy our thoughts and prayers are with you and your wife as you go through this tragic time in your life.


Miranda Postle

Marjorie Hertig
8 years ago

Bobby, Amy, Pat, Nikki, Kay,Reuben-

We are so sorry for your loss of Baby Jacob. He will forever be with you in your hearts. My heart aches for you all.


Marjorie and Eric

Lisa Levine
8 years ago

Dear Amy and Bobby,

We are so sorry and so very sad to hear this awful news. We can’t imagine the pain you all are going through. Please know that we love you both very much and we are thinking of you.

Love, cousins Lisa and Jonathan

Lindsay Kutsko
8 years ago

Dear Amy,

I would like to share my sympathy and let you and your family know that I am thinking of you during this difficult time. My hope is that you will remember the happiness that Jacob brought you throughout your pregnancy and the time short time you shared with him on Earth. Know that he is in a peaceful place now. Peace and Love, Lindsay

Mike and Elizabeth Funka
8 years ago

Dear Bob and Amy,

You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers, we are so sorry for your loss.

Mike and Elizabeth

Juanita Woodards
8 years ago

I am Jacqui Simms Mom. My prayers are that the Lord will wrap you in his arms and carry you as the days get hard.

Matt and Jenny Smith
8 years ago

Please call us if you need anything. We love you guys. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Matt and Jenny

Jim & Kathleen Meeker
8 years ago

Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers and that our deepest sympathies are being sent to you in the loss of little Jacob.

Andrew Bogen
5 years ago

Love will always keep you connected