John "Jake" Thomas Hackett

Born: Mon., Jul. 20, 1942
Died: Sun., Apr. 30, 2017


Visitation

9:30 AM to 10:45 AM, Sat., May 13, 2017
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Church


Memorial Mass

11:00 AM Sat., May 13, 2017
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Church


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John "Jack" Thomas of Clifton Heights formerly of Springfield.

He was the son of the late John T. and Catherine nee Sheeran, Hackett, Sr.

Jack is survived by his wife of nearly 50 years, Linda Conway Hackett, two children, Brian of Tinicum Township, and
Karen (Dennis) Mc Clafferty of Drexel Hill, two grandchildren,Jacqueline Hackett and her fiancee Sean Mc Williams,
and Sean Hackett , he was the brother of Robert D. Hackett, Kathleen Scheirer, Denise Moore, and the late
Roberta "Bobbie" Tinker.

Jack graduated from Monsignor Bonner High School, class of 1961. He retired from Scott Paper, now Kimberly Clark,
after 38 years. He was a life member of Springfield Fire Company, as well a veteran of the U.S. Army. He enjoyed cheering
the Eagles, Phillies and Penn State on.Jack also enjoyed traveling with his wife, Linda, and spending time with his family.

His Funeral Mass is Saturday 11:00 AM, St Francis of Assisi Church, 112 Saxer Avenue, Springfield. Interment is private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions maybe made  to Springfield Fire Company 217 Saxer Avenue, Springfield, PA 19064

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Kathleen & Brad Scheirer
   Posted Tue May 09, 2017
Dear Linda, Brian, and Karen.

After all Jack has been through in the past year+, we know in our minds that since his loving heart wasn't strong enough for the 'fix' this is the outcome he would have wanted. We are praying for all of our hearts to find comfort in this fact, be able to enjoy our memories of Jack without sadness, and trust he is with all of our family who have already left us. Peace to you all.


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