Richard "Dick" R. Sackett, 85, of Hastings, died peacefully on June 4, 2017.
He was born May 12, 1932, in Stewartville to Cyril and Betty Sackett. He married Belva Sanborn on Aug. 16, 1953.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Curtis and Jan.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Belva Sackett; children, Sherry (Jim) Bjostad, Mark (Nancy) Sackett, and Sue (Joe) Becker; grandchildren, Matt (Kate) Bjostad, Annie (Dustin) Zastera, Ben (Jen) Sackett, Leslie Sackett, Amy Becker, and John Becker; five great-grandsons; brother, Dave (Annette); sisters-in-law, Mary Sackett and Margret Sackett; many nieces, nephews, and friends.
A Funeral Service, officiated by the Rev. Wayne Allen, will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, June 8, at Our Saviour's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 400 9th St. W., Hastings. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 7, at Wise Family Funeral Home, 400 Spring St., Hastings, as well as one hour prior to the service at church. Interment will be at Pleasant Grove Cemetery near Stewartville, at a later date. Memorials preferred in lieu of flowers.
—Post Bulletin, Rochester, Minnesota (PostBulletin.com)