Family: Hertzler, Jay Wilbur / Sacket, Viola Maxine (F17070)

m. 1 Jan 1937

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  • Hertzler, Jay WilburFather | Male
    Hertzler, Jay Wilbur

    Born  1 Jan 1912  Aline, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  31 Jul 2000   
    Married  1 Jan 1937  [1, 2]  Aline, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma, USA  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Hertzler, Jonas W. | F17074 Group Sheet 
    Mother  ___, Lydia A. | F17074 Group Sheet 

    Sacket, Viola MaxineMother | Female
    Sacket, Viola Maxine

    Born  23 Feb 1915  Aline, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  30 Jan 2003  Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Sackett, Josiah Andrew | F7005 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Cramer, Naoma Dell | F7005 Group Sheet 

    LivingChild 1 | Male


    LivingChild 2 | Female
    + Living

    Spouse  Living | F17071 

    LivingChild 3 | Female

    Spouse  Living | F17072 

    LivingChild 4 | Female

    Spouse  Living | F17073 

  • Sources 
    1. [S209] Newspaper Article, 1 Dec 2017.
      The Oklahoman, 2 Feb 2003

      Viola Maxine Hertzler

      HERTZLER Viola Maxine, (87), of Oklahoma City, died January 30, 2003 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Born February 23, 1915 in Aline, Oklahoma to Josiah and Nola Sackett. Married Jay Hertzler January 1, 1937 in Aline where they farmed and raised a family. Served the Aline community many years as leader in 4-H and Methodist church activities. She completed her college education by joining her children at Northwestern State College, and received a degree in English and Home Economics in 1961, followed by years of teaching in area high schools. In 1972 retired with her husband to Estes Park, Colorado, where for the next 25 years they hiked numerous trails in Rocky Mountain National Park, traveled throughout the world, and enjoyed hosting friends and family in their home. Was a founding member of the United Methodist Church of Estes Park and spent years as a volunteer in the hospital guild and other community organizations. Enjoyed life-long interests in gardening, bird-watching, ceramics, pottery, and books. Preceded in death by her parents and her husband. Survived by sister Evelyn Shorter of Alamogordo, NM; four children: Donald Hertzler of Weatherford, OK, Barbara Powell of Jackson, MS, Phyllis Robertson of Oklahoma City, Linda Hertzler- Crum of Weatherford, OK; seven grandchildren: Diane Anderson of Ponca City, OK, Donna Sylvester of Drumwright, OK, Becky Powell of Santa Barbara, CA, Chris Powell of Cleveland, MS, Greg Powell of Jackson, MS, Jennifer Bukralia of Spearfish, SD, Michael McKinney of Stillwater; OK; four great grandchildren; and three nephews. She was American mother to Salman Siddiqi of Glencoe, MD. Donations may be made to United Methodist Missions or American Heart Association. A Memorial Service will be held 10:30 A.M., Feb. 22 at New Hope United Methodist Church, 11600 N. Council Rd. OKC.

      Researched by Chris Sackett

    2. [S706] Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995, ( (Reliability: 3), 1 Dec 2017.
      Name Jay W Hertzler
      Titles and Terms Mr
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 01 Jan 1937
      Event Place , Alfalfa, Oklahoma, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 24
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1913
      Spouse's Name Viola M Sackett
      Spouse's Titles and Terms Miss
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Spouse's Age 21
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1916
      Page 470

      "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 4 November 2017), Jay W Hertzler and Viola M Sackett, 1937.

      Researched by Ted Smith

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