Bachelor of Science, North-East Missouri State University, 1946. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1960.
Teacher, Ellis School, Molino, 1941-1943; teacher art and English, Marceline School, Missouri, 1943-1944; remedial teacher, Berkley School, Missouri, 1944-1946; teacher elementary art, Maplewood School, Missouri, 1946-1954; teacher elementary art, University City Schools, Missouri, 1954-1963; teacher elementary art, Saranac Lake (New York) Century, Central Schools, 1970-1990.
President Saranac Lake./New York Parent-Teachers Association., 1968-1969, St. Louis County Art Teachers Association, 1954-1955. Member of New York State Art Teachers Association, Paint and Palette Artists Association, Delta Kappa Gamma (secretary).
Married Henry George Jakobe Senior, February 23, 1963. 1 child, Henry George.