Claudette Sackett, age 65, of 103 N. Chestnut, Mendon, died Friday, June 8, 2012, at 1:30 pm in her home.
Claudette was born May 15, 1947 in Quincy, Illinois, the daughter of David and Evelyn Niece Belknap She married George Rodney Sackett on January 13, 1976 in Quincy. He preceded her in death on November 25, 2006.
Claudette was a graduate of Quincy University. She taught elementary school in Quincy public schools and served as the activity director for the Illinois Veterans Home for a number of years. She knew entirely too much about music and enjoyed playing the violin and the piano.
Survivors include: her son, George Sackett of Mendon, IL; and three grandchildren: Clara Sackett-Swackhammer of Iowa; Hannah Sackett of Quincy; and Caleb Sackett of Mendon.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents.
Services: 11:00 am Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home, with the Rev. Alvin Laird officiating.
Visitation: 9:00 am – 11:00 am, Tuesday June 12, 2012 at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home
Memorials: Quincy Humane Society
Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.