Helen P. Sackett

November 02, 1926 ‒ September 16, 2017

Delaware, Ohio

Helen Sackett, age 90 of Delaware, Ohio passed away Saturday, September 16, 2017 at Abbington of Powell.

Born on November 2, 1926 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, she was daughter of the late Harry H. and Helen (Weber) Phillips.  Helen moved to the Delaware, Ohio in 1998 from North Ft. Myers, Florida. She held many jobs having last worked and retired as a purchasing agent from Emery Industries of Cincinnati in 1988.

Helen was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Delaware. Through the years she enjoyed traveling, square dancing, playing games, reading, crossword puzzles, and gardening.  She also volunteered at several community libraries. She treasured her many pets with “Winkie” her cat, being her final companion. She cherished time spent with her family and friends.

Helen is survived by her daughters: Bonnie (Phil) Mahle of Delaware, OH, Phyllis ( Eric) Britz of Wernersville, PA, Elaine McConnell of Beachwood, NJ, step sons Mike (Chris) Sackett of Branson, MO, Tom (Gayle) Sackett of Geneva, OH, step-daughter Jane (Mike) Wells of Greeley, CO, 8 grandchildren, 4 + great-grandchildren, and sister Kathryn Fuchs (Robert) of Pittsburgh, PA.

In addition to her parent she was also preceded in death by her husband: J. Warren Sackett in 1998 and a previous husband, father of her children, Philip Hoener.

Services will be observed privately by her family; arrangements have been entrusted to the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center in Delaware.

Memorial contributions in can be made to the Humane Society of Delaware County, 4920 S. R. 37 East, Delaware, OH 43015.

Condolences may be expressed by visiting: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com

  • I knew Helen at church. She was fun to be with and interested in what was going on. I have moved away from Ohio, but she is distinctly one of the “new” ladies I remember. So sorry to miss saying a fond farewell. Please accept my sincere sympathies.
    Kris Jones