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Rhett Franklin Sawyer

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Rhett Franklin Sawyer Obituary
Rhett Franklin Sawyer, age 72 of Libertyville, Illinois, formerly of Gold Canyon, AZ, Hazelhurst, WI and Mundelein, IL passed away on June 28, 2013. Loving husband of Jane Sawyer (nee Gross); devoted and loving father of Kathryn (Marc) Spritzer of Denver, CO, Anne (Matt) Amata of Chagrin Falls, OH, Tracy Hamm of Chicago, IL and Geoffrey (Jennifer) Hamm of Larkspur, CA. Proud Grandfather of David Spritzer, Alex and Camden Amata, and Olivia and Jack Hamm. Loving brother of the late Sue Fogle and Robert Sawyer. Rhett graduated from Libertyville High School in 1958 and University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1963, where he played baseball and was part of the Beta Theta Pi Fraternity. Rhett was the owner and pharmacist of Sawyer's Pharmacy in Mundelein, IL. He was a loyal Cubs fan to the end. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, July 2nd from 1-4 with services following at Kristan Funeral Home P.C., 219 W. Maple Ave., Mundelein, IL. Interment will follow in Lakeside Cemetery, Libertyville. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on July 1, 2013
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