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Jacob Carsten Colbo, 18, of Blackfoot passed away Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
He was born Sept. 30, 1992 in Spokane, Wash., to Michael and Linda Lou Young Colbo. He attended elementary school in Blackfoot and high school at Crescent Valley High School in Corvallis, Ore.
During his lifetime he has lived in Hood River and Corvallis, Ore., and Blackfoot.
Jacob was currently working at Basic American Food.
He enjoyed music, movies and hanging out with his friends, but most of all he loved playing football as a fullback and linebacker. He was loved by everyone he met.
He is survived by his mother, Linda (Daniel) Schauwecker of Sandpoint; father Michael (Connie) Colbo of Vancouver, Wash.; brothers Joseph Schauwecker of Sandpoint; Chase Colbo of Spokane, Wash.; sisters Jenny Lou (Santiago) Serena of Blackfoot; Samantha Lee (Ryan) Nolis of Alaska; grandparents Mary Lou Young of Blackfoot; Wes (Dee) Colbo of Bend, Ore.; and Gerry (Sherry) Schauwecker of Alaska.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Blaine Young.
Funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011, at St. Bernardâ€™s Catholic Church. The family will meet with family and friends from 6 - 8 p.m. Friday at Hawker Funeral Home. Interment will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Idaho Falls at noon.
Condolences may be sent to the family at firstname.lastname@example.org.