Jacob “Jake” Sackman Jr. 65, Bismarck, died May 20, 2018, in a Bismarck hospital. Funeral services will be on Thursday, May 24, 2018, at 10:30 a.m., at Trinity Lutheran Church, Bismarck. Visitation will be one hour prior to the start of the service at the church.
Jake was born on June 12, 1952 to Jacob Sr. and Shirley (Hannon) Sackman. Jake completed his education in Bismarck. He proudly served in the U.S. Army.
Jake was united in marriage to Audrey Renner on May 22, 1971. Jake had a successful 40 year professional trucking career with over a million miles logged with no accidents. Jake drove for Midwest Motors, Consolidated Freightways, Bob’s Pick Up and Delivery, and Lakeville Motor Express. Jake (Papa) enjoyed spending quality time with his wife, children, and grandsons.
Jake was a man of faith. His hobbies included woodworking, watching movies, being outdoors, and working on vehicles. Jake had an infectious sense of humor that made everybody laugh.
Jake is survived by his wife, Audrey Sackman, children, Jason Sackman (Kari Lenhart), Kristy (DJ) Retterath and Jesse Sackman, grandchildren, Jadon Sackman and Joshua Sackman, siblings, Linda Moffit, Lana Sabot, Roger Sackman, Mary Pittsley, Larry Sackman, and Donna Brookins.
Jake was preceded in death by his parents.
In lieu of plants and flowers, donations can be made to St Jude’s Children Hospital.