1924 - 2008 (84 years)
||Sackett, James Donald |
||25 Apr 1930
||Sand Springs, South Fork Township, Delaware, Iowa, USA 
||Jones County, Iowa, USA 
||22 Apr 1940
||Lovell Township, Jones County, Iowa, USA 
||11 Jan 2008
||Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA
||Sackett | Descendants of John Sackett the Colonist
||7 Jul 2015 |
||Sackett, Matthew Dunham, b. 7 Sep 1875, Scotch Grove Township, Jones County, Iowa, USA , d. 19 Feb 1953, Iowa City, Johnson, Iowa, USA (Age 77 years) |
||King, Bertha Belle, b. 26 Sep 1886, Kenwood Park, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA , d. 15 Apr 1973, Jones County, Iowa, USA (Age 86 years) |
||2 Mar 1903
||Marion, Linn County, Iowa, USA 
||11 children |
||Dunkel, Lucille Evelyn, b. 28 Jul 1927, d. 12 May 2017, Hiawatha, Linn, Iowa, USA (Age 89 years) |
||31 Jul 1948
||Savanna, Carroll, Illinois, USA [4, 5]
||4 Aug 2017 |
|Census - 25 Apr 1930 - Sand Springs, South Fork Township, Delaware, Iowa, USA
|Residence - 1935 - Jones County, Iowa, USA
|Census - 22 Apr 1940 - Lovell Township, Jones County, Iowa, USA
|Married - 31 Jul 1948 - Savanna, Carroll, Illinois, USA
|Died - 11 Jan 2008 - Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA
- Passing of James Donald Sackett
«tab»He was 84 years, and passed away in Cedar Rapids, Iowa on January 11,2008.
He was the son of Mathew Dunham Jr. & Bertha Sackett. He married Lucille Dunkel on July 31, 1948. Survivors include: His wife, their children, eight grandchildren and a great- granddaughter. Also surviving is his brother Willis Sackett of Walker and his sister Dorothy "Sackett" Frank of Wyandotte, Michigan. - [Robert Sacket]
- [S937] 1930 U.S. Census, 6 Jul 2015.
1930 Census, enumerated 25 Apr 1930 in San Springs, South Fork Township, Delaware, Iowa, United States
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
M D Sackett Head M 54 Iowa
Bertha B Sackett Wife F 43 Iowa
Walter A Sackett Son M 22 Iowa
Ellis L Sackett Son M 19 Iowa
Willis A Sackett Son M 17 Iowa
Lenard M Sackett Son M 15 Iowa
Dorthy M Sackett Daughter F 12 Iowa
Minnie M Sackett Daughter F 8 Iowa
James B Sackett Son M 6 Iowa
District: 0031 , Sheet Number and Letter: 7B , Household ID: 132 , Line Number: 95 , Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) , Affiliate Publication Number: T626 , Affiliate Film Number: 652 , GS Film number: 2340387 , Digital Folder Number: 004584408 , Image Number: 00727
- [S814] 1940 U.S. Census, 6 Jun 2015.
1940 Census, enumerated 22 Apr 1940 in Lovell Township, Jones, Iowa, United States
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Roy F Sackett Head M 37 Iowa
Ina Sackett Wife F 34 Iowa
Martin M Sackett Son M 6 Iowa
Jennie Lee Sackett Daughter F 4 Iowa
Norman R Sackett Son M 0 Iowa
Matthew D Sackett Father M 64 Iowa
Bertha Sackett Mother F 53 Iowa
Walter A Sackett Brother M 32 Iowa
Willis A Sackett Brother M 27 Iowa
Minnie Marie Sackett Sister F 18 Iowa
James D Sackett Brother M 16 Iowa
District: 53-11 , Family Number: 129 , Sheet Number and Letter: 7B , Line Number: 59 , Affiliate Publication Number: T627 , Affiliate Film Number: 1172 , Digital Folder Number: 005461469 , Image Number: 00283
Note: Matthew, Bertha, and sons all lived in rural Jones County in 1935. Roy, Ina, and Martin lived in same house in 1935.
- [S770] Iowa Marriages, 1809-1992, (https://familysearch.org/), 6 Jul 2015.
Iowa Marriages, 1809-1992
Name: Matthew Dunham Sackett
Birthplace: Jones Co, Iowa
Spouse's Name: Bertha B. King
Spouse's Birth Date: 1886
Spouse's Birthplace: Kenwood Park
Spouse's Age: 17
Event Date: 02 Mar 1903
Event Place: Marion, Linn, Iowa
Father's Name: Matthew Dunham Sackett
Mother's Name: Nancy Ennis
Spouse's Father's Name: James E. King
Spouse's Mother's Name: Minnie Pentz
Marital Status: Single
Spouse's Race: White
Spouse's Marital Status: Single
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M86663-4 , System Origin: Iowa-VR , GS Film number: 1704165 , Reference ID: 2:3WPB2BW
- [S1018] Obituary.
- [S1018] Obituary (Reliability: 3), 4 Aug 2017.
Lucille Evelyn Sackett, 89, of Cedar Rapids, died Friday, May 12, 2017 at the Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice House in Hiawatha. Funeral Service: 1:00 pm Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Cedar Memorial Chapel of Memories. A visitation will be held from 4-7 pm Monday, May 15, 2017 at Cedar Memorial Chapel Stateroom. Burial: Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery.
Lucille was born July 28, 1927, the daughter of Lewis and Lenora (Willard) Dunkel, in Hopkinton. She was married to James Donald Sackett on July 31, 1948 in Savannah, Illinois. Together, they enjoyed traveling around the country in their motor home. He passed away in 2008. Lucille worked for Rockwell Collins as a Group Leader in the White Room for thirty-two years. She also worked retail at Sears for ten years. Lucille liked playing bingo and hunting mushrooms. She was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church in Cedar Rapids. More than anything Lucille loved spending time with her family.
Survivors include her four children, Barbara (Gerald) Dessert, Gary (Jennifer) Sackett, Larry (Ava) Sackett, Joan (Wendell) Snow; eight grandchildren, Megan (Andrew) Brigger, Cristina Dessert, Benjamin Sackett, Daniel Sackett, Lukas Garcia, Rachel Sackett, Amanda (Austen) Fiala, Emily (Eric) Fritz; nine great-grandchildren; sister, Dorothy Sackett; three brothers, Harlan (Marie) Dunkel, Louis Dunkel, Lyle (Mary Anne) Dunkel; several nieces and nephews; and very special friends, Debbie, Keith, and Gracie.
She was preceded in death by her husband; daughter, Sandra Kay Sackett; parents; three brothers; and one sister.
Memorials may be directed to the Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice House or the American Cancer Society in memory of Lucille.
Researched by Ted Smith