May 9, 1933 - November 7, 2021
Virginia Beach- Jacob Philip Sayas died peacefully on November 7, 2021 surrounded by his family in his own home. He was born on May 9, 1933 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He was a retired Navy Veteran who joined the Navy in 1952 and became a radioman communications specialist and retired in 1975. He did 2 tours in the Vietnam War and received numerous service medals. After his Navy career he worked as a rehabilitation counselor until he retired a second time in 1995 then spent his time building a house/farm in Arrington, Virginia. Jacob was a good husband, a good father, he was an avid traveler, was a very kind and wise man, he loved reading and studying the bible, he will be greatly missed by his family and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife Hope Island Sayas, his parents Victor and Jesus, his sisters Marie, Phillis, Roslie and Josephine, his brothers Frank, Louis and Anthony. He is mourned by his son John Philip Sayas, daughter in law Lorraine Fae Sayas, grandchild Meredith Broadhurst, great grandchildren Brandon and Tyler Hester and his brothers Benjamin and Alvino. A celebration of life gathering with close friends and family members will be announced at a later date.
Cremation & Funeral Services of Tidewater is assisting his family. Online condolences may be expressed at candfservices.com.
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