Mathew A. Jacob September 15, 1949 – April 3, 2017

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Mathew A. Jacob, 67, died at 7:00 a.m., Monday, April 3, 2017, at Charlton Methodist Hospital in Dallas, TX. Mathew was born September 15, 1949, in Kothala, India. He moved to the US in 1976.

He formerly worked as a Metallurgical Technician at Dresser Industries and in his younger years was a merchant marine.

He is survived by his wife, Aley Jacob; his two children, Tommy Jacob and Teena Roberts, three grandchildren; Ethan, Bella and Gabby Roberts; three sisters, Leelamma George, Thankamma Mathai, Annamma Kuriakose; three brothers, Achankunju Mathew, Thomas Mathew, and Varghese Mathew; 15 nephews and nieces. He is preceded in death by parents, Chako Mathew and Aleyamma Mathew.

Services will be 6:00 pm, Friday, April 7, 2017,at Trinity Church, 1231 E Pleasant Run Rd, Cedar Hill, 75104. Dr. James Hennesy and Pastor T. Thomas will officiate.

Pallbearers are Joel Varghese, Jimmy Thomas, Jacob George, Alex Thomas, Ethan Roberts, and Joby Varghese.

Interment will be private.

Contributions in memory of Mathew may be made by contacting Teena Roberts at

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The family prefers donations over flowers.