Life Story / Obituary
Norman P. Hackett, 86 years old passed away on January 8, 2018. Norm was born March 7, 1931 in Newark, NJ, the son of Norman & Grace Hackett. He was in the Army and served in Korea. He has been a resident of Portage, MI for many years after being transferred from NJ to Three Rivers, MI by Continental Can Co. He then worked for Eaton Corp. before retiring. He was united in marriage on May 23, 1953 to Mildred (MacArthur) Hackett who survives. Also surviving are 2 Children, Susan (Larry) Gunnett and Douglas (Helen) Hackett, 5 grandchildren, Kerri (Rich) Bailey, Dan (Lacie Johansen) Gunnett, Brian, Kendra & Eric Hackett and one great granddaughter Alyvia Bailey. There will be no visitation. Private services and burial are being planned for a later date. Memorials may be directed to the charity of your choice or Vicksburg United Methodist Church, 217 S. Main St., Vicksburg, MI.