Hundreds Gather To Remember Michigan Native Killed In Train DerailmentOverflowing crowds, including many Michigan politicians, filled the Ira Kaufman Chapel in Southfield on Monday.
Funeral Today For Michigan Native Killed In Amtrak Train Derailment A funeral is scheduled Monday in Southfield for Rachel Jacobs, a 39-year-old educational software startup chief executive and Michigan native who died in Tuesday's Amtrak crash in Philadelphia.
Rachel Jacobs, Daughter Of Former Michigan Senator, Among The Dead In Train Derailment"This is an unthinkable tragedy. Rachel was a wonderful mother, daughter, sister, wife and friend. She was devoted to her family," read the statement.