Marvin C. Sackett

Marvin C. E. Sackett, age 85 of Highland, IL, died Monday, October 07, 2019, at Saint Elizabeth Hospital in O Fallon, IL.

He was born on Thursday, October 12, 1933, in Pocahontas, IL, the son of Clarence and Katherine (nee Schrumpf) Sackett.

On December 18, 1982, he married D. Marie Gaudette at Marine, Illinois.

He was a member of Grantfork United Church of Christ. He was also a member of Grantfork UCC Men’s Fellowship; Retired member of Teamsters local #525; VFW Post # 5694-Highland; Lee Iten American Legion Post #439-Highland; Helvetia Sharpshooters Society; Highland Saddle Club.

Marvin was born at Pocahontas, IL. He was a truck driver and drove for over 50 years. He loved Chrysler and John Deere Products. Marvin loved to sing and play old country music. He played the Dobro and enjoyed entertaining at retirement homes and nursing homes.

Survivors include :
Wife – D. Marie Sackett nee Gaudette, Highland, IL
Son – Wayne M. (Jeanne) Sackett, Highland, IL
Daughter – Kathy J. (Scott) Naes, Wentzville, MO
Daughter – Gail S. (Joe) Gutzler, Highland, IL
Step Daughter – Dawn M. (Ken) Fischer, Highland, IL
Step Daughter – Robin R. (Tim) Zeller, Highland, IL
Step Son – Scott E. Stone, Nashville, TN
Grandchild – Ryan M. (Kim) Sackett, Highland, IL
Grandchild – Jeremy W. (Eileen) Sackett, Edwardsville, IL
Grandchild – Katie J. (Tyler) Jansen, Pocahontas, IL
Grandchild – Stacy C. (Significant Other Dustin Gall Hogg, Pocahontas, IL
Grandchild – Natalie N. (Robert) Hamm, Maryville, IL
Grandchild – Andrea J. Gutzler (Fiance A.J. Burns) , Highland, IL
Grandchild – Samantha G. Gutzler, Highland, IL
Step Grandchild – Elaine (Steve) Baer, Highland, IL
Step Grandchild – Jeremy Morris
Great Grandchild – Garrett Korte, Highland, IL
Great Grandchild – Adam Korte, Highland, IL
Great Grandchild – Hannah Sackett, Highland, IL
Great Grandchild – Vincent Sackett, Edwardsville, IL
Great Grandchild – Luca Sackett, Edwardsville, IL
Great Grandchild – Kyler Jansen twin, Pocahontas, IL
Great Grandchild – Kollin Jansen twin, Pocahontas, IL
Great Grandchild – Rowan J. Hamm, Maryville, IL
Step Great Grandchild – Carson Baer, Highland, IL
Step Great Grandchild – Alyse Baer, Highland, IL
Step Great Grandchild – Braydon Baer, Highland, IL
Step Great Grandchild – Adelynn Baer, Highland, IL
Step Great Grandchild – Matthew Morris, Bethalto, IL
Step Great Grandchild – Kolton Morris, Bethalto, IL
Sister – Ruth (Jim) Brusack, Highland, IL
First Wife – Shirley A. Zobrist – married 1953; divorced 1980, Highland, IL
Nieces and Nephews – Numerous .
Great Nieces & Nephews – Numerous .

He was preceded in death by :
Father – Clarence E. Sackett died 5/31/1979
Mother – Katherine M. Sackett nee Schrumpf died 6/7/1990
Sister – Mary Singleton died 7/29/2012
Brother – Varel W. R. “Tyke” Sackett died 12/20/2009
Brother – Udell O. M. Sackett died 1/15/2008
Brother – Paul Lavern Carl Sackett died 4/28/1989
Brother – Olin W.C. Sackett died 3/11/1946
Sister – Vera V.M.Sackett died 3/4/1944

Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.

Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM on Friday, October 11, 2019, at Grantfork United Church of Christ in Grantfork, IL.

Funeral Service will be at 12:00 PM on Friday, October 11, 2019, at Grantfork United Church of Christ in Grantfork, IL with Rev. Tim Darmour-Paul officiating.

Interment will be at Grantfork U.C.C. Cemetery in Grantfork, IL.

Memorial contributions may be made to Grantfork United Church of Christ or HACSM (Food Pantry).

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