Orville Edward Sackett

FatherBarton Hill Sackett (1882-1945)
MotherVerna Marion Darke (1890-1971)
Birth1925, Cook County, IllinoisG,1
Marriage1952, Kansas City, MissouriGEvelyn Filion
Orville Edward Sackett (1925–2016)
(Src: York Community High School Yearbook 1943)
Orville Edward Sackett, son of Barton Hill Sackett and Verna Marion Darke, was born in Cook County, IllinoisG, on 3 June 1925.1 He died aged 91 on 6 June 2016 and was buried at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, TexasG.2,3 He married in Kansas City, MissouriG, in July 1952, Evelyn Filion, daughter of Thomas J Filion and Irene S ___. Evelyn was born on 7 July 1927.2 She died aged 93 on 9 August 2020 and was buried at Dallas-Fort Worth National CemeteryG.4
     In 1930 Orville was living at Woodlawn Road, Glencoe Village, New Trier, Cook County, IllinoisG, in the household of his parents Barton and Verna, and was recorded in the census as Orville E Sackett, aged four and born in Illinois.5
     Orville was a first lieutenant in the US Marine Corps. He served in the Second World War and in the Korean War.
Orville Edward Sackett (1925–2016), Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, Texas
(Src: Find a Grave, Jay Johnson)

Lt. 0. E. Sackett Weds Evelyn Filion
Newmarket — Mr. and Thomas J. Filion of Epping Rd., Newmarket, announce the marriage of their daughter, Lt. Evelyn Filion, USMC, to Lt. Orville E. Sackett, USMC.
     The ceremony was performed in Kansas City, Mo.
     Each was released from the Marine Corps in San Diego, Calif., and the couple now plans to reside in Kansas City.
     The bride attended schools in Newmarket and was graduated from Boston University. She served in the Women's Marine Corps for 17 months and was eligible for discharge in June.

The Portsmouth Herald, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, 26 Jul 1952, p 8

 Notes & Citations

  1. "Cook County, Illinois, Birth Index, 1916–1935" (Ancestry transcript), "Sackett, Orville, b. 3 Jun 1925, Cook County, IL."
  2. Find a Grave.
  3. "U.S. Veterans Gravesites" (Ancestry transcript), "Sackett, Orville Edward, b. 3 Jun 1925, d. 6 Jun 2016, aged 91, bur. Dallas - Ft. Worth National Cemetery, 2000 Mountain Creek Pkwy, 271, US Marine Corps, 1Lt, World War II, Korea, relative Orville Edward Sackett."
  4. Find a Grave, inscription "2nd Lt, US Marine Corps."
  5. 1930 United States Federal Census, Page 15A, Enumeration District 2207, FHL microfilm 2340238
    Woodlawn Rd, Village of Glencoe, New Trier Township, Cook, Illinois, 12 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Barton H, head, 47, m. at 36, secretary, furniture corporation, b. IL, father b. NY, mother b. WI, home owned, $25000
    Sackett, Verna M, wife, 37, m. at 26, b. MN, father b. Canada, mother b. England
    Sackett, Barton H Jr, son, 10, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. MN
    Sackett, Gail B, daughter, 7, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. MN
    Sackett, Orville E, son, 4, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. MN
    Hubbaur, Mary M, servant, 38, maid, private family, b. Austria, father b. Austria, mother b. Austria.
Appears inSacketts in the Military
Sackett line6th great-grandson of John Sackett of New Haven
ChartsLine 4 (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Mark Sackett.
Last Edited9 Jan 2022

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