Jan Winston Sackett

FatherCyril Dobson Sackett (1910-2002)
MotherBetty Jane Raymond (1912-1972)
Jan Winston Sackett
(Src: Find A Grave, Dave Vangsness)
Jan Winston Sackett, son of Cyril Dobson Sackett and Betty Jane Raymond, was born in Rochester, Olmsted County, MinnesotaG, on 23 January 1949.1 He died there aged 59 on 23 January 2008 and was buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Olmsted CountyG.1 He married first in Stewartville, Olmsted County, MinnesotaG, Kathryn Lowrie, and they were later divorced.1 He married second in StewartvilleG on 8 December 1990, Mary Rollie.1
     In 1950 Jan was living in Pleasant Grove, Olmsted CountyG, in the household of his parents Cyril and Betty, and was recorded in the census as Jan W Sackett, aged one and born in Minnesota.2
Jan Winston Sackett (1949–2008), Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Minnesota
(Src: Find A Grave, Vicki of MN)

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The funeral for Jan W. Sackett, 59, will be at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Stewartville United Methodist Church, with the Rev. John Kester officiating. A spring burial will be in Union Cemetery in Pleasant Grove.
     Mr. Sackett, of rural Stewartville, died Wednesday (Jan. 23, 2008) at Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester, following a brief illness with cancer.
     Jan Winston Sackett was born Jan. 23, 1949, in Rochester. He grew up on the family farm, graduated from Stewartville High School in 1967, and graduated from Mankato State University with a degree in business. He farmed in rural Stewartville and was owner of Sackett Insurance Agency. He married Kathryn Lowrie in Stewartville, and they were later divorced. On Dec. 8, 1990, he married Mary Rollie at the family farm, where they had resided since. With his wife, Mr. Sackett owned the Bank Gift Haus, Margaret's Tea Room, and Gold Street Pizza and Grille, all in Wykoff. Mrs. Sackett is also an agent for All-Ways Realty; she survives.
     Mr. Sackett was a longtime member of the Church of Christ in Pleasant Grove; was a board member and past president of Rochester Farmers Insurance and Southeast Mutual Insurance Co; and was currently serving as president of the Union Cemetery Association Board. He enjoyed traveling, vacationing in Branson, Mo., playing cards, going for stand-up morning coffee, and spending time with his grandchildren.
     In addition to his second wife, he is survived by a son, Abe (Kari) of Rochester; a daughter, Elizabeth (Jimmy) Gasten of Rochester; three stepdaughters, Gina Rollie of Cottage Grove, Minn., Jill Laures of Stewartville and Becky Rollie of Rochester; seven grandchildren; two brothers, and Richard (Belva) of Hastings, Minn., and David (Annette) of Stewartville. Other survivors include his stepmother, Eleanor (Earl) Lewis of Rochester; two stepsisters, Judy (Charles) Carl of Florida and Kay (Bob) Tegt of Austin; two stepbrothers, Gary Krofchalk of Dallas, Texas, and Jon (Paula) Krofchalk of Winona; and a sister-in-law, Margaret Sackett of Stewartville. He was preceded in death by his parents, Cyril and Betty Sackett; and a brother, Curtis.
     Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday at Stewartville United Methodist Church; from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Sunday at Griffin-Gray Funeral Home in Stewartville; and an hour before the service Sunday at the church.

—Find a Grave, unsourced

 Notes & Citations

  1. Obituary.
  2. 1950 United States Federal Census, Roll 2677, sheet , district 55-17
    Pleasant Grove, Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Sackett, Cyrill D, head, 39, farm work, farming, b. MN
    Sackett, Betty, wife, 37, b. MN
    Sackett, Richard, son, 17, going to school, student, b. MN
    Sackett, David S, son, 11, b. MN
    Sackett, Curtis R, son, 10, b. MN
    Sackett, Jan W, son, 1, b. MN.
Sackett line3rd great-grandson of Nathaniel Sackett
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited31 Jul 2023

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