Raymond Chesley “Ray” Sackett

Raymond Chesley “Ray” Sackett

Birth
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 26 Mar 1995 (aged 87)
Utah, USA
Burial Millcreek, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot Rest Haven 106-1-W
Memorial ID 27261464 · View Source
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Raymond C. Sackett, our beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother, passed away March 26, 1995 due to complications sustained from an accidental fall.

Ray was born April 24, 1907 in Salt Lake City to Dwight P. Sackett and Mary Jane Carty. He attended schools in the Salt Lake vicinity and graduated from Granite High School in 1927 where he excelled in track and field. He married Cleota E. Boren May 4, 1929 also in Salt Lake City. This union produced four children who loved and respected him in every way.Ray was a devoted member of the Iron Workers of America, Local No. 27 where he served for over 50 years. He served in many capacities including education, training and as a member of the Executive Board.

Ray was an avid hunter, fisherman and gardener. He enjoyed camping and weekends at the "cabin." His garden was his pride and joy and many friends and neighbors enjoyed the fruits of his efforts.

He is survived by his wife of 66 years Cleota of Salt Lake City, a brother Edward of Yuma, Arizona; son Raymond C. (Florence) Sackett, Minneapolis, Minnesota; son Robert G. (Donna) Sackett, Littleton, Colorado; daughters Mrs. James K. (Joan) Harrington, Sandy, Utah; and daughter Mrs. Jerry C. (Sandra) Rowley, Heber City, Utah; 18 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 29, 1995 at the Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park. Friends may call at Wasatch Lawn Mortuary, 3401 South Highland Drive, Tuesdayfrom 6-8 p.m. and on Wednesday from 9:45-10:45 a.m. prior to services.


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  • Created by: Red's Little Woman
  • Added: 1 Jun 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 27261464
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Raymond Chesley “Ray” Sackett (24 Apr 1907–26 Mar 1995), Find a Grave Memorial no. 27261464, citing Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Millcreek, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Red's Little Woman (contributor 25841103) .