Jacob Vanderblomen Obituary


TOPEKA- Jacob Sylvester “Neshїskēk” Vanderblomen, 50, of Topeka, KS, passed away, Tuesday, December 11, 2018, in Topeka. He was born March 5, 1968, in Topeka, the son of John Matthew and Ada Merle (Wahquahboshkuk) Vanderblomen.

Jacob attended Royal Valley High School and later received his G.E.D. He also attended Washburn Tech, for heating and cooling. Jacob proudly served in the United States Navy.

Survivors include his daughter, Mary Jo Vanderblomen of Mayetta, KS; a sister, Theresa Bravo of Topeka, KS; 2 brothers, John Vanderblomen, Jr. and Christopher Vanderblomen both of Topeka and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Dinner and wake will be Sunday evening, December 16, 2018, at Gunzy’s homeplace. Burial with Military Honors will be Monday morning, December 17, 2018, at Danceground Cemetery. Mercer Funeral Home in Holton is in charge of arrangements. To leave a special message for the family, please visit

  • Courtesy of Mercer Funeral Homes