Family: Sackett, Donald Vernon / Horvath, Dorothy J. (F12861)

m. 19 Jul 1958


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  • Sackett, Donald VernonFather | Male
    Sackett, Donald Vernon

    Born  29 Oct 1936  St. Louis City, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Jul 2013  Granite City, Madison, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Married  19 Jul 1958  [1, 2]  Granite City, Madison, Illinois, USA  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Sackett, Samuel Vernon | F12860 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Keen, Tilda Mae | F12860 Group Sheet 

    Horvath, Dorothy J.Mother | Female
    Horvath, Dorothy J.

    Born  19 Jan 1938  Granite City, Madison, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Apr 2011  Granite City, Madison, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
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  • Sources 
    1. [S865] Joe Hart, Hart, Joe (TSFA Member# 290), obituary (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S1018] Obituary (Reliability: 3), 20 Nov 2018.
      Donald Sackett Obituary
      Irwin Chapel
      http://www.irwinchapel.com/obituary/Donald-V.-Sackett/Granite-City-IL/1228974

      Donald V. Sackett

      October 29, 1936 - July 28, 2013
      Born in St. Louis, Missouri
      Resided in Granite City, IL

      Donald V. Sackett, 76, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 28, 2013 at his home.

      He was born October 29, 1936 in St. Louis, Missouri, a son of the late Samuel and Tilda (Wheat) Sackett.

      He married Dorothy J. (Horvath) Sackett on July 19, 1958 at the former Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Granite City and she preceded him in death on April 28, 2011.

      He was a proud and dedicated member of Teamsters Local #525 in Alton and retired from truck driving after many years of service. The United States Army veteran proudly served his country during the Korean War. He enjoyed his days of spending time at his cabin in Missouri and loved the outdoors and nature. He will be remembered for the love and special times shared with his family and friends.

      He is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Sharon and Greg Simmons of Wentzville; two sons and daughters-in-law, Michael and Kimberly Sackett of Granite City and Brian and Carol Sackett of Granite City; four grandchildren, Sean Sackett, Victoria Buckingham, Evan Sackett and Travis Sackett; one sister and brother-in-law, Maxine and Jim Doyle of Missouri; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Ralph and Alicia Sackett of Florida and Joe and Julee Sackett of Alabama; other extended family and friends.

      In celebration of his life, visitation will be at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City on Thursday, August 1, 2013 from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

      Memorials may be made to a charity of one's choice and may be accepted at the funeral home.

      To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Donald Sackett, please visit our Tribute Store.

      Researched by Ted Smith


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