Luther Frederick Hackett

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“Liz, it has been ages but i have fond memories from post college days and wanted to extend my condolences and thoughts for your family. It is...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: David Catton - Paris

“Liz,It has been a long time but I have fond memories of you from our times after college and wanted to express my sympathies. Your father was...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“Fred was a true And special Vermonter, a friend and mentor, a business partner and one of the finest gentleman I've known. ”
3 of 18 | Posted by: Doug Wacek

“My condolences to Sally, Steve, Liz and their families. I'll always appreciate that Fred gave me the opportunity to work for and learn from him. The...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Daryl Straw - Essex, VT

“I fondly remember Mr. Hackett from my days of taking the minutes of the Board of Directors meetings at the Howard Bank. He was always very wise and...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“Steve, Sarah and family - I'm incredibly sorry to hear about your loss. It's no simple task to put a list of accomplishments this deep together - it...Read More »
6 of 18 | Posted by: Brett Johnson - Jericho, VT

“Fred was a remarkable person. Our prayers and condolences to Sally and the family. ”
7 of 18 | Posted by: Mike & Lise Lantagne - Newport, VT

“Our sincere condolences to the Hackett family. May your sweet memories sustain you in this time of sadness... ”
8 of 18 | Posted by: Dennis and Lois Plante and family - VT

“Fred touched many lives. Prayers for him and the family. ”
9 of 18 | Posted by: Karen Makowski - Elmira, NY

“I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Fred Hackett at this time and extend my warm thoughts to his family members, who have contributed to positive...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Sandy Boyer - Monkton, VT

“Dear Liz, so sorry about your Dad. Your family was truly blessed. May God Bless you and keep in the light and love. ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Robin Harris - Belchertown, MA

“Fred was a friend of mine and the greater Burlington Community. My deepest condolences to Sally and the family. ”
12 of 18 | Posted by: David Usher - Colchester, VT

“I am truly and deeply sorry for your Loss. My warmest condolences go out to the family and friends of Luther. May the God of all comport Grant you...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: M C

“A man of such high caliber - he will be greatly missed. Often speak to people about this man's integrity - so many lessons learned from him. My...Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Mary Lahue - South Burlington, VT

“Rest In Peace my friend! You had a significant impact on my life and I thank you for that. God Speed and may Sally and your love ones find solice at...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: Jerry O'Reilly - Bradenton, FL

“Fred was a very special man. I have many fond memories of him. He was a good friend to my parents, Norman and Priscilla Hayes. I will not forget his...Read More »
16 of 18 | Posted by: Cindy Little - Milton, VT

“Dear Sally and family,I am sure it has been a long hard struggle, may Fred rest in peace. May God Bless the Hackett family. John & Rose Barry ”
17 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“To the Hackett Family, a true gentleman has left us. ”
18 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

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Luther was born on June 20, 1933 and passed away on Monday, October 8, 2018.

Luther was a resident of Shelburne, Vermont at the time of passing.

He was a graduate of Burlington High School in 1951 and received a BA in Economics and Political Science from the University of Vermont in 1955, where he was deeply involved with the Delta Psi Fraternity and the UVM Ski Team.

Joining the UVM Air Force ROTC program, he then served from 1955-1959 in Texas, Japan and Hawaii.

In lieu of flowers, gifts in Fred's memory may be sent to the Fred and Sally Hackett Scholarship Fund at UVM which provides assistance to Vermonters who demonstrate a commitment to community service.