Wackett Passes Away

By James Gaddis

July 22, 2010 Updated Jul 28, 2006 at 9:57 PM EDT

Wackett was a Broome County Legislator from 1981-1982. In 1988, he won a seat on Binghamton City Council where he served until 2004.
Wackett worked with several other groups like the Urban League, Civil Service Commission and Route 17 Association. He served in World War II, and his career spanned journalism, public relations, and banking.
The Funeral Mass will be held next Monday at 10:00 am at St Vincent de Paul Church in Vestal. Calling hours are Sunday from 1:00 to 4:00 at McDevitt Brothers Funeral Home in Binghamton.

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