Sackett, Robert Vance

Sackett, Robert Vance

Male 1947 - 2018  (70 years)

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  • Name Sackett, Robert Vance 
    Born 9 Mar 1947  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 2018  [3
    Siblings 2 siblings 
    Person ID I50671  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2022 

    Father Sackett, George Robert Jr.,   b. 9 Jun 1926, Jamesburg, Middlesex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 2005  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Cook, Eula Jean,   d. Unknown 
    Children 3 children 
    +1. Sackett, Robert Vance,   b. 9 Mar 1947,   d. 2018  (Age 70 years)
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Family ID F19078  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    +1. Living
    +2. Living
    Last Modified 12 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F19079  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Robert Vance Sackett (1947-2018)
    Robert Vance Sackett (1947-2018)
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1887] Ohio, U.S., Marriage Abstracts, 1970, 1972-2007, ( (Reliability: 3), 11 Oct 2018.
      Name: Robert V Sackett
      Age: 29
      Birth Year: abt 1947
      Residence County: Franklin
      Spouse's Name: Ellen C Hambrick
      Spouse's Age: 23
      Spouse's Birth Year: abt 1953
      Spouse's Residence County: Jackson
      Marriage Date: 12 Jun 1976
      Marriage License County: Jackson
      Certificate Number: 35480
      Volume Number: 8609

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1203] U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1, ( (Reliability: 3), 11 Oct 2018.
      Name: Robert V Sackett
      Birth Date: 9 Mar 1947
      Phone Number: 264-7621
      Address: 587 Daventry Ln, Gahanna, OH, 43230-2367
      [2571 Holly Point Rd W, Orange Park, FL, 32073-5449 (1993)]

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S958] Legacy, ( (Reliability: 3), 11 Oct 2018.
      Robert Sackett

      Robert Vance Sackett lived a life filled with love and happiness. He was born in Kingston, NY to Eula Jean Cook Sackett and George Robert Sackett and grew up in Jamesburg, NJ. Growing up he was an active Boy Scout and enjoyed playing baseball with the neighborhood kids. He attended Davis and Elkins College in Elkins, WV where he played soccer and received a BA in psychology. When he graduated in 1969, he was drafted and joined the U.S. Navy. He served as a corpsman and ran a psych unit at the Philadelphia Naval Hospital. After he got out of the Navy, he moved to Columbus, OH to join friends who lived there. He worked at The Ohio State University hospital in the physical med and rehab section. While there, he met his lifelong sweetheart, Ellen Hambrick. They married in 1976 and had two precious daughters, Leslie and Corrine, who have grown up to be wonderful women and have given him a lifetime of joy. He went to nursing school at Grant Hospital in Columbus and worked jobs in various settings including the ER, open heart recovery, cath lab, and home health. During his last few years with Baptist Home Health he was a wound and ostomy nurse. He loved being a nurse and helping people. He loved his coworkers at Baptist. He enjoyed traveling, hiking, walking, kayaking, being outside, listening to all kinds of music, going to concerts, and hanging with friends. Among activities he enjoyed with friends were brewing beer with Ken Stevens, golfing, including his annual golf trip with Bill Harris and other Jackson county buddies, keeping up with friends on Facebook, and his Bunco group. He attended Orange Park United Methodist Church (OPUMC) and was an active member of the Koinonia Sunday school class. He is survived by his loving wife Ellen, daughters Leslie (Adam) Lohse and Corrine Sackett (Greg Izard), three grandchildren Benjamin Lohse, Alethea Lohse, and Maddy Izard, sisters Judy Venable (Denny) and Pam Bradford (Dick), sisters-in-law Gail Steele (Mike), Paige Gottlieb (Don), and Denise Hambrick. He is also survived by Aunt Margaret, several nieces and nephews, cousins, and good friends. He was insightful, thoughtful, loving, and had a fantastic sense of humor. He loved his dogs, Bella and Rudy, and teasing and hanging out with the grandkids. He will be greatly missed. We would like to thank the doctors, nurses, and staff at Baptist Medical Center and at Haven Hospice for their kind and compassionate care. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory are welcome at OPUMC Good Samaritan Ministry, Haven Hospice, or a charity of your choice.
      A service will be held at OPUMC on Monday, March 12th at noon.

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      Published in the Florida Times-Union on Mar. 7, 2018

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