Sheryll Howard Dreelan

FatherHoward Nicholas Dreelan
MotherBuelah Faye Mounce (1907-2001)
S Howard Dreelan
(Src: Feitshans (Springfield, IL) High School Yearbook, 1947)
Sheryll Howard Dreelan, known as Howard, son of Howard Nicholas Dreelan and Buelah Faye Mounce, was born in Curran, Sangamon County, IllinoisG, on 14 August 1930.1 He died aged 86 in Collinsville, Madison County, IllinoisG, on 24 January 2017 and was buried at Lakeside Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Folsom, Sacramento County, CaliforniaG.1
     Howard served as a sergeant in the US Marine Corps during the Korean War.2
     Howard was a founding member of the Sackett Family Association.
Sherryl Howard Dreelan (1930–2017), Lakeside Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Folsom, California
(Src: Find A Grave, Kathie-M)

S. Howard Dreelan, age 86 of Collinsville, IL, died Tuesday, January 24, 2017, at his residence in Collinsville, IL.
     He was born on Thursday, August 14, 1930, in Curran, IL, the son of Howard and Buelah (nee Mounce) Dreelan.
     He was born and raised in Curran, IL. He went to school at the University of Illinois and received an Electrical Engineering degree. He served with the US Marine Corps during the Korean War and received two Purple Hearts. He worked for ITT World-wide, working in many foreign countries. He enjoyed genealogy.
Survivors include:
Nephew - Patrick Dreelan, Sparks, NV
Nephew - Michael Dreelan, Forney, TX
Nephew - Anthony Dreelan
Cousin - Paul W. Wilken, Highland, IL
Cousin - Dr. Keith Sutton, Catoosa, OK
Cousin - Sherry (Paul) Wilken, Highland, IL
Cousin - Carol Edwards, Des Moines, IA.
He was preceded in death by:
Father - Howard Nicholas Dreelan died 7/6/1985
Mother - Buelah Faye Dreelan nee Mouner died 1/1/2001
Brother - Daniel LaRue Dreelan died 1/12/1970
Brother - Ronald Eugene Dreelan died 12/14/1983.
Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.
Private Interment at Lakeside Memorial Lawn Cemetery in Folsom, CA.

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Sackett Family Association membership
Sheryll Howard Dreelan (1930–2017)
Member # 61 (founding)
Joined 28 September 2003
Sackett line11th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Sackett ancestry
Thomas Sackett the elder (say 1530–1595), labourer of St Peter in Thanet, Kent, m. Joane ___
Thomas Sackett the younger (c1557–1615), yeoman of Birchington, Kent, m. Martha Strowde
Simon Sackett the colonist (1595–1635), of Thanet, Kent, & Newtown (Cambridge), Massachusetts, m. Isabel Pearce
John Sackett (1632–1719), farmer of Westfield, Massachusetts, m. Abigail Hannum
William Sacket (1662–1700), of Westfield, m. Hannah Graves
Jonathan Sacket (1696–1773), of Westfield, Massachusetts, and Kent, Connecticut, m. Anne Filer
Reuben Sackett (1732–1803), of Litchfield County, Connecticut, m. Mercy Finney
Aaron Sackett (1760–1827), m. Dorcas Clark
Thomas Sackett (1787–1871), m. Catherine Chambers
Dorcas Sackett (1809–1877), m. Levi Batterton
Elias Westley Batterton (1841–1930), m. Sarah Ellen Duncan
Myrtle Ollie Batterton (1881–1960), m. Henry Lee Mounce
Buelah Faye Mounce (1907–2001), m. Howard Nicholas Dreelan
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Last Edited14 Apr 2020

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