Sacket,  Evelyn Joy

Sacket, Evelyn Joy

Female 1917 - 2014  (97 years)  

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  • Name Sacket, Evelyn Joy 
    Born 24 Jul 1917  Aline, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Residence 30 Jan 2003  Alamogordo, Otero County, New Mexico, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 23 Dec 2014  Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Memorial Park Cemetery, Enid, Garfield County, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I18307  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2017 

    Father Sackett, Josiah Andrew "Joe",   b. 22 Nov 1880, Goddard, Sedgwick, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1972, Cherokee, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Cramer, Naoma Dell,   b. 29 Oct 1883, Douglass, Butler, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1936, Cherokee, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 29 Oct 1905 
    • Marriage sources:
      dated, family picture
      entry in M.Pearl Sackett Barnett’s diary, 29 Oct 1905.
    Children 2 children 
    Family ID F7005  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Shorter, Jay Melvin,   b. 25 Jun 1917,   d. 12 Feb 1975  (Age 57 years) 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F17066  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Living 
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F17067  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Jul 1917 - Aline, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 30 Jan 2003 - Alamogordo, Otero County, New Mexico, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Dec 2014 - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Memorial Park Cemetery, Enid, Garfield County, Oklahoma, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 1 Dec 2017.
      Find A Grave Memorial# 140445045
      https://old.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=140445045

      Evelyn Joy Sackett Shorter
      Birth: Jul. 24, 1917
      Aline
      Alfalfa County
      Oklahoma, USA
      Death: Dec. 23, 2014
      Oklahoma City
      Oklahoma County
      Oklahoma, USA

      Evelyn Joy Sackett Shorter, 97, passed from this life into heaven on 23 December 2014. She was born to Josiah Andrew Sackett and Naoma Dell (Cramer) Sackett on July 24, 1917 in Aline, Oklahoma. She attended school in Aline and graduated from Business College, where she met her soul mate, the late Jay Melvin Shorter. Jay and Evelyn lived in Enid, Oklahoma, where they had two sons, Joe Lee Shorter and Mark Preston Shorter. The family relocated to Oklahoma City, where Evelyn worked as a book keeper for the OKC Stockyards. After the loss of her husband Jay, Evelyn retired and moved to Alamogordo, New Mexico, where she met and married Edward Presicola ?Pepsi?. She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Viola Hertzler and her husband Jay. Evelyn joined them in heaven and was greeted at the gates of heaven, with her grandson Todd Jay Shorter doing backflips upon her arrival. She will be greatly missed by her children, Joe lee Shorter and wife Janice M., Mark Preston Shorter and wife Janice I.; grandchildren, Kelley Shorter Wiedmer and husband J., Bryan C. Shorter, Amber Dawn Shorter; great-grandchildren, Dustin Moore, Jessica and Dennis Turgeon, Caleb J. Wiedmer and Kassidee J?Lyn Wiedmer, Victoria, Katie, Chloe, Alex and Angie Shorter; nieces and nephews, Donald, Barbara, Phyllis, and Linda. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.


      Family links:
      Parents:
      Josiah Andrew Sackett (1880 - 1972)
      Naoma Dell Cramer Sackett (1883 - 1936)

      Spouse:
      Jay M. Shorter (1917 - 1975)

      Inscription:
      TOGETHER FOREVER

      Note: Ashes interred alongside the remains of her husband Jay. Eastern Star emblem upon double, flat, metal marker with Jay M.

      Burial:
      Memorial Park Cemetery
      Enid
      Garfield County
      Oklahoma, USA

      Created by: Mike Casey
      Record added: Dec 25, 2014
      Find A Grave Memorial# 140445045

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [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


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