Monday, August 13, 2012



AGE: 79

ADDRESS: W4620 County Road D, Westboro, Township of Westboro Resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 1:37 P.M. Saturday, August 11 at Ministry St. Joseph’s Hospital, Marshfield where she had been a patient for the past week in a half.

TIME & PLACE OF FUNERAL: 11:00 A.M. Thursday, August 16 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Whittlesey

OFFICIATING: Father Gerard Willger

PLACE OF BURIAL: Mt. Olive Cemetery in Westboro

VISITATION AT: 9:00 A.M. until the time of services at 11:00 A.M. at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Whittlesey

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: November 7, 1932 at Chelsea

EDUCATION: Elementary School in Chelsea and a graduate of Westboro High School

MARRIAGE INFORMATION: November 11, 1949, in the Catholic Church Assumption of Blessed Virgin Mary, Chelsea to Edward E. Sackman and he survives

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: They farmed in the town of Westboro and she also worked at the canning factory in Medford starting in 1950. Delores also did catering for weddings and banquets. She was also a cook at Florena’s, Lamplighter, Phil and Eleanor’s and the Chapperal. Delores then worked as the production manager and Tombstone Pizza for 10 years then retired back to farming. They also fostered 5 children. She enjoyed family life. Delores enjoyed gardening, fishing, playing cards and visiting with friends and family.

PAST MEMBER OF: St. Theresa Church, Westboro

SURVIVING SPOUSE: Edward E. Sackmann of Westboro

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Dawn (Theodore) Thums of Westboro, Mary (Ron Zingale) Simek of Bonita Springs, Florida, Edward (Dawn) Jr. Sackman of Menomonee, Rodney (Sandy Niggeman) Sackman of Wausau, Brad (Suzie) Sackman of Vadnais Heights, Minnesota, Tracy (Rhonda) Sackman of Westboro
5 Foster Children: Betty, Stella, Sandy, John and Allan

CHILDREN DECEASED: Daughter: Susan Blennert
Also preceded in death by an infant grandson



SURVIVING SISTER: Kathryn Niggeman of Milwaukee

DECEASED BROTHERS/SISTERS: Marion Niggeman, Lorraine Nelson, John F. and Ervin Mayer


DECEASED MOTHER: Catherine T. Mayer (Maiden name: Kestler)

PALLBEARERS: Seth Simek, Aaron Thums, Jesse, Jay and Clint Sackman and Tom Mayer

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Delores’s family to be designated at a later date
Hemer Funeral Homes of Medford and Rib Lake is assisting the family with arrangements
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