1939 - 2016 (77 years)
||Donat, Raymond Lee [1, 2] |
||26 Jul 1939
||Algona, King County, Washington, USA 
||28 Sep 2016 
||Tahoma National Cemetery, Kent, King County, Washington, USA 
||10 Jan 2022 |
- [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 16 Jun 2019.
Ronald F. Sackett
Ronald Francis Sackett, 57, a lifelong resident of Olympia, died of cancer Monday, July 24, 2000, at home.
He was born Feb. 8, 1943, to Roland and Dorothy Sackett in Tacoma.
Mr. Sackett married Pamela Sue Wells. She preceded him in death. He married Barbara Jo Sanford on Oct. 30, 1989.
He served In the Navy from 1962 to 1965. He was an E-3 upon discharge.
He retired from transportation and truck driving.
Mr. Sackett was a member of the United Church of God.
He enjoyed traveling and spending time with his family.
Mr. Sackett is survived by his wife, Barbara Jo Sackett of Olympia; two sons, Christopher Craig Sackett of Brookings, Ore., and Jason Ruben Sackctt of Lacey; three stepsons, Dean Richard, Brendan Kevin and Bradley David Boedeker, all of Olympia; four stepdaughters, Jennifer Ruth Wright of Tacoma, Theresa Boedeker Nelson of Carbondale, Ill., Bliss Boedeker Tischer of Neosho, Mont., and Bridget Barbara Boedeker of Olympia; four sisters, Eileen Sackett Spromburg of Granite Falls, Darlene Sackett Kunze of Kent, and Paulene Sackett Donat and Judy Sackett Westmark, both of Puyallup; his mother, Dorothy Jane Wetrick Schwass of Puyallup; and three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a brother, George Roland Sackett, and his father, Roland C1ayton Sackett.
A memorial service will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday. July 27, at Westwood Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Sound Homecare and Hospice, 3706 Griffin Lane S.E., Olympia, WA 98501.
Arrangements are by Woodlawn Funeral Home, Lacey.
Transcribed by Ted Smith
- [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 10 Jan 2022.
The News Tribune (Tacoma, Washington), 9 Oct 2016, Page B5
Raymond Lee Donat
Beloved by his family and friends, passed away on September 28, 2016.
Ray was born in Algona, WA on July 26, 1939. He attended Auburn High School and graduated in 1957. Shortly thereafter he enlisted in the United States Army and served from 1961 until 1969 when he was honorably discharged.
Ray married Pauline Sackett and designed and built the family home in Edgewood where they had resided for over 40 years. Ray was well known in the neighborhood for his meticulous carpenter and handy-man skills. He most enjoyed spending time outdoors and working in his yard and on his house.
Ray is survived by his wife Pauline, daughter Kim, brother Roger, and granddaughter Kelsey. Others who will cherish his memory include numerous nieces, nephews, and close friends.
Services for Ray will be held at Tahoma National Cemetery in Kent, WA on Monday, October 17th at 3:00 p.m. The National Cemetery is located at 18600 SE 240th Street, Kent, WA 98042.
Transcribed by Ted Smith
- [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 10 Jan 2022.
Memorial ID 176060488
Pauline Gertrude Donat Beloved by her family and friends, passed away peacefully on January 25, 2017.
Pauline was born on February 8, 1943 and raised by her late parents, Roland and Dorothy Sackett in Algona, WA. She attended Auburn High School and graduated in the year 1963. Pauline was married to Raymond Lee Donat on July 12, 1963, they were husband and wife for 53 years. Sadly, Ray preceded her in death on 09/28/ 2016. Pauline and Ray raised their daughter and only child in their family home where they made many wonderful family memories and enjoyed good times with neighborhood friends. Pauline loved spending time outdoors taking long walks and hiking in the mountains. Every summer. Pauline picked berries with her daughter and neighbor at a local farm in Sumner, WA. She also enjoyed soaking up the sun and swimming at nearby local lakes.
Pauline is survived by her daughter, granddaughter, sisters and brother in-law,. Others who will cherish her memory include numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Services will be held at Tahoma National Cemetery.
Published in News Tribune (Tacoma) on Feb. 5, 2017
Researched by Ted Smith