Sackett, Vernon Lewis

Sackett, Vernon Lewis

Male 1923 - 2009  (85 years)

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  • Name Sackett, Vernon Lewis 
    Nickname Dood 
    Born 28 Jul 1923  Itasca County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Feb 2009  Grand Rapids, Itasca, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I49895  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 12 Oct 2018 

    Father Sackett, Warren Adnah,   b. 27 Jan 1899, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1981, Itasca County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Gauthier, Luella Emily,   b. 20 May 1901,   d. 13 Oct 1974, Itasca County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Children 9 children 
    +1. Sackett, Richard Eugene,   b. 4 Jan 1921, Coleraine, Itasca County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1992, St. Louis County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     2. Sackett, Warren Cyril,   b. 28 May 1922, Coleraine, Itasca County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 2009, Seattle, King County, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    +3. Sackett, Vernon Lewis,   b. 28 Jul 1923, Itasca County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 2009, Grand Rapids, Itasca, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
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    Family ID F18773  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gamache, Audrey Delphyne,   b. 5 Sep 1922, Grand Rapids, Itasca, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 2012, Grand Rapids, Itasca, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
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    +1. Sackett, Richard DeWayne,   b. 24 Apr 1942, Grand Rapids, Itasca, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 2000  (Age 57 years)
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     8. Sackett, Martin Paul,   b. 23 May 1961, Itasca County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 2013  (Age 52 years)
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F18809  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Jul 1923 - Itasca County, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Richard DeWayne - 24 Apr 1942 - Grand Rapids, Itasca, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Martin Paul - 23 May 1961 - Itasca County, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Feb 2009 - Grand Rapids, Itasca, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1436] Minnesota, U.S., Birth Index, 1900-1934, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 28 Aug 2018.
      Name: Vernon Lewis Sackett
      Birth Date: 28 Jul 1923
      Birth Place: Itasca, Minnesota, USA
      Father's Surname: Sackett
      Mother's Maiden Name: Gauthiei
      Certificate Number: 1923-13037

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 28 Aug 2018.
      Vernon L Sackett Dood, 85

      Vernon "Dood" L. Sackett

      Grand Rapids Herald-Review (MN) - Saturday, February 28, 2009
      Vernon "Dood" L. Sackett, 85, Grand Rapids, Minn., died Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009 at Grand Village and Lodge in Grand Rapids.

      Services: Visitation is Sunday, March 1, 3 - 5 p.m. at Rowe Funeral Home, Grand Rapids, and Monday, March 2, 10 - 11 a.m. at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Grand Rapids, followed by Mass of Christian Burial at St. Joseph's Church at 11 a.m. Memorials to the family preferred in lieu of flowers.

      Arrangements by Rowe Funeral Home, Grand Rapids.

      Dood worked for US Steel for 38 years, and previously served as city council member and mayor of Grand Rapids. He also thoroughly enjoyed working at the Pokegama Public Golf Course. He served in the US Army during World War II, earning, among others, the Asiatic-Pacific Theater Service Medal, Philippine Liberation Ribbon with two bronze stars, and Rifle Expert Combat Infantry Badge. He was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Disabled American Veterans, and the Knights of Columbus. Dood enjoyed hunting, fishing, cards, especially cribbage, and his morning coffee with the guys at Kremers, Wal-Mart, and Burger King.

      Preceded in death by son Richard.

      Survived by spouse of 67 years, Audrey (Gamache) Sackett; daughter-in-law Carol Sackett; sons Ken (Carolyn), Mike (Joy), Jim, Mark (Cathy), Clifford (Elizabeth), Marty, and daughter Sue Scully (Mark). Also 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

      Grand Rapids Herald-Review (MN) - Saturday, February 28, 2009

      Grand Rapids Herald-Review () , obit for Vernon "Dood" L. Sackett, GenealogyBank.com (https://www.genealogybank.com/doc/obituaries/obit/1406B1B0C12A5ED0-1406B1B0C12A5ED0 : accessed 28 August 2018)

      Researched by Ted Smith


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