William P Sackett

FatherWilliam Paul Sackett (1893-1987)
MotherLillian Lorraina Payton (1898-1966)
William P Sackett
(Src: The Rock Island Dispatch Argus, online, 29 Apr 2022)
William P Sackett, son of William Paul Sackett and Lillian Lorraina Payton, was born in Rock Island, Rock Island County, IllinoisG, on 18 June 1932.1 He died aged 89 in Moline, Rock Island CountyG, on 26 April 2022.1
     In 1940 William was living in South Moline, Rock Island CountyG, in the household of his parents Paul and Lillie, and was recorded in the census as William Sackett Jr, aged seven and born in Illinois.2

William "Bill" P. Sackett Jr.
June 18, 1932-April 26, 2022
MOLINE-William "Bill" P. Sackett Jr., 89, of Moline passed away Tuesday, April 26, 2022 at home.
     A funeral service will be at 1:00 pm Friday at the Knox Chapel of Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 2106 7th Ave Rock Island. Visitation will be from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on Friday at Knox Chapel. Burial will be in Rose Lawn Cemetery, Moline. Memorials may be made in care of the family.
     Bill was born on June 18, 1932 in Rock Island, a son of William and Lillian (Payton) Sackett. He served his country in the US Army during the Korean War. Bill retired from the Laborers' Local Union 309, where he worked in construction for many years. He was a member of the Eureka Masonic Lodge in Milan for 30 years. His hobbies included watching tennis, golf and college football, but his greatest joy in life was spending time with his two grandchildren.
     Those left to cherish his memory include his daughters, Lisa (Keith) Jordan, Taylor Ridge and Amy (Adam) Warren, LeClaire; grandchildren, Emily and Blake; and several nieces and nephews.
     He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Mark Sackett; and siblings, Georgia Cook, Darold "Bud" Sackett, Clifford Sackett and Robert "Bob" Sackett.
     Online condolences may be left for the family at www.wheelanpressly.com.

The Rock Island Dispatch Argus, 28 Apr 2022

 Notes & Citations

  1. Obituary.
  2. 1940 United States Federal Census, Roll m-t0627-00877, p 4B, ED 81-102
    South Moline, Rock Island, Illinois, 5 Apr 1940
    Sackett, Paul, head, 46, foreman, power co, b. KS, home rented, $15
    Sackett, Lillie, wife, 42, b. KS
    Sackett, Darold, son, 17, clerk, hatchery, b. KS
    Sackett, Clifford, son, 15, b. KS
    Sackett, Robert, son, 9, b. IL
    Sackett, William, Jr, son, 7, b. IL
    Cook, Georgia, daughter, 20, b. OK
    Cook, Maynard, son-in-law, 24, machinist, wholesale co, b. IL.
    [all in same house in 1935]
Appears inSacketts in the Military
Sackett line10th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited30 Apr 2022

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