1916 - 1983 (67 years)
||Sackett, Richard James  |
||25 Jul 1916
||Newport, Monroe County, Michigan, USA 
||25 Jan 1941 
|Enlisted in US Army |
||14 Oct 1943
||Camp Haan Army Base, Riverside County, California, USA 
||2 Nov 1983
||Edgewater, Volusia County, Florida, USA [1, 3]
||Edgewater New Smyrna Cemetery, Edgewater, Volusia County, Florida, USA
||Sackett | Descendants of Capt. Richard Sackett
||5 Jun 2021 |
||Sackett, John William, b. 15 Jul 1885, Amboy Township, Fulton County, Ohio, USA , d. 1948 (Age 62 years) |
||Manor, Marie, b. 2 May 1896, d. Apr 1974 (Age 77 years) |
||25 Nov 1913
||Newport, Monroe County, Michigan, USA 
||5 children |
| ||1. Sackett, Milford John, b. 16 Mar 1915, Newport, Monroe County, Michigan, USA , d. 8 Mar 1984, New Smyrna Beach, Volusia County, Florida, USA (Age 68 years)|
| ||2. Sackett, Richard James, b. 25 Jul 1916, Newport, Monroe County, Michigan, USA , d. 2 Nov 1983, Edgewater, Volusia County, Florida, USA (Age 67 years)|
| ||3. Sackett, Paul Leo Owen, b. 11 Apr 1918, Newport, Monroe County, Michigan, USA , d. 7 Nov 1984, Veterans Hospital, Allen Park, Wayne County, Michigan, USA (Age 66 years)|
| ||4. Sackett, John William Jr., b. 20 Jun 1921, Newport, Monroe County, Michigan, USA , d. 17 May 1990, Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, USA (Age 68 years)|
| ||5. Sackett, Suzanne Lucille, b. 19 Jul 1926, Newport, Monroe County, Michigan, USA , d. 19 Oct 2010, Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina, USA (Age 84 years)|
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
|Born - 25 Jul 1916 - Newport, Monroe County, Michigan, USA
|Residence - 14 Oct 1943 - Camp Haan Army Base, Riverside County, California, USA
|Died - 2 Nov 1983 - Edgewater, Volusia County, Florida, USA
|Buried - - Edgewater New Smyrna Cemetery, Edgewater, Volusia County, Florida, USA
Paper: The Daily Telegram
Date: 7 November 1983
- Census: 1930, Rome Twp., Monroe Co., MI, (Source: ancestry.com; 1930 Census Online)
Year: 1930 ; State: Michigan ED: 6 County: Monroe; Township: Berlin
Roll: T626_1012; Page: 3A; Image: 0733
Sackett, Richard J.; Age: 13; .Birthplace: .Race: W; Relationship: Son.)
Find A Grave Memorial
Richard J. Sackett
Edgewater New Smyrna Cemetery, Edgewater, Volusia County, Florida, USA
Plot: Section 11 Row 6
PFC U S ARMY WORLD WAR II
S/S beside Milford and Leona Sackett
Created by: Lynda S. Wise
Record added: Aug 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28931088
Headstone picture added by: Robert Stanley Orrell
- [S772] Sue Sackett, Sackett, Susan (TSFA Member # 76).
- [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 5 Jun 2021.
The Daily Telegram (Adrian, Michigan), 14 Oct 1943, Page 6
Lenawee Men in Service
[photos of Sgt. John W. Sackett Jr. and Pfc. Richard J. Sackett]
Sons of Mr. and Mrs. John W. Sackett of Adrian, Sgt. John Sackett Jr. is now recovering from malaria in an Australian hospital and Pfc. Richard Sackett is attending communications school at Camp Haan, Calif. Sgt. Sackett, 22 years old. entered the service Livingston in Louisiana and at Fort Devens, Mass., before leaving . . . for overseas duty in April, 1942. He served with the 32nd division in New Guinea. Both Sgt. Sackett and his brother are graduates of St. Mary's high school. Twenty-seven-year-old Pfc. Richard Sackett trained in the coast artillery at Fort Worden and Fort Flagler, Wash., after entering the service January 25. 1941. Prior to his induction he was employed by the Gerity-Adrian Manufacturing Corporation.
Trascribed by Ted Smith
- [S1018] Obituary (Reliability: 3), 5 Jun 2021.
The Daily Telegram, 7 Nov 1983
EDGEWATER, Fla. -- Richard Sackett, 67, died Nov. 2, 1983, in Edgewater, Fla.
Mr. Sackett was born in Newport, Mich. July 25, 1916 and graduated from St. Mary's School in Adrian. He was a World War II veteran and a member of the Adrian Post 1584 of the VFW. He worked as a salesman for Sackett Brothers Floor Covering and moved to Edgewater, Fla. in 1974.
Survivors include three brothers, Milford of New Smyrna Beach, Fla., John of Toledo and Paul of Adrian; and one sister, Mrs. Suzanne Jackman of Little Rock, Ark.
Services and burial were held Friday in Edgewater.
Image of obituary submitted by Susan Sackett; Transcribed by Ted Smith
- [S124] Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925, (FamilySearch.org).
Familysearch.org - Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925
Groom: John W. Sackett, age 28
Bride: Marie M. Manore, age 17
Married: 25 Nov 1913 in Newport, Monroe, Michigan
Groom's Father: W.F. Sackett
Groom's Mother: Angeline Youngs
Bride's Father: Samuel Manore
Bride's Mother: Susin Santure