James H. Sackett, 77 years old, of Palm Beach Gardens passed away on Tuesday, December 31, 2013. As a long time resident of Frenchman's Creek Beach and Country Club, he enjoyed a spirited game of golf with his buddies and lazy Sundays at the beach with his wife and friends. He graduated from Indiana University with a degree in Business and was a fanatic for IU basketball and Phi Gamma Delta Fraternity. After a long career in the banking industry he and his wife, Terri, retired to South Florida from Indianapolis, IN in 1990. Jim is survived by his wife, Terri, daughter and son-in-law, Cynthia and Ken Clodfelter, and granddaughters, Lauren and Adrien Clodfelter. Jim led each day of his life with great integrity exemplified by the character of a true gentleman. He had a gentle soul, giving and loving heart and will be greatly missed. A celebration of life will be held on Friday, January 3rd, 2014 from 2-4pm at Frenchman's Creek Beach and Country Club in the fireside room he so enjoyed. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hospice of Palm Beach County for their amazing care. To express condolences and/or make donations: Visit PalmBeachPost.com/obituaries Published in The Palm Beach Post from Jan. 2 to Jan. 3, 2014
Notes & Citations
Charles D. Breneman, A History of the Descendants of Abraham Breneman (Published by the author. Elida, Ohio. Copyright 1939) ,. Page 270.
"Indiana Birth Certificates, 1907–1940", digital image, Ancestry.com, "25 Jan 1936, James Homer Sackett, b. Methodist Hospital, Gary, Calumet Township, Lake County, IN, father Henry R Sackett, 28, b. Colorado Springs, CO, lawyer, own firm, mother Dorothea Shannon, 24, b. Watseka, IL, housewife, both of 660 McKinley, Gary, 2nd child, both living."