Sickler, Jr., Francis J.
Nov. 15, 1932 - May 5, 2013
Francis J. Sickler, Jr., 80, of Sarasota, FL, formerly of Kingston, NY, died on May 5, 2013. Visitation will be held from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Thurs., May 9, 2013 at Packer Funeral Home in Sarasota, FL. Services will be held at 11:00 am on Fri., at Packer Funeral Home in Sarasota, FL. Funeral arrangements by: Packer Funeral Home.
Burial will follow at Palms Memorial Park. He is survived by wife, Dee of Sarasota, sons, Robert Sickler of Nokomis, Paul Sickler of Sarasota, daughters, Terri Ann Ritchie of Sarasota, Jodi Elizabeth Belmore of Sarasota, Lisa Marie Bradshaw of South Carolina, brothers, Edward Sickler, George Sickler, Thomas Sickler all of Kingston, NY., Raymond Sickler of Sarasota, sisters, Roberta Krom of Sarasota, Roseann Brochu of Kingston, NY., sixteen grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by son Gary K. Sickler. Francis retired from the Marines , the Navy Sea Bees, Air Force and the Army. He also retired from the U.S. Postal Service. He was a life time member of the American Legion.