Steve Jacoby, beloved husband, father, and friend, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Saturday, August 12, 2017. He was born October 7, 1950 in Lexington, KY, to the late Harlan W. Jacoby and Noreen Jacoby. He was a graduate of Lexington Catholic High School and the University of Kentucky. Steve's career spanned 30 years at the University of Kentucky in the Small Business Development Center and most recently, in the Office of Sponsored Projects Administration. As with his life, he approached his work with a commitment to excellence, dependability, and determination. Steve was a devoted follower of Jesus Christ. Those who knew Steve will always remember him for his loyal friendship and kind gentle spirit.