87, of 52 Greenwood St., Lake Placid, died suddenly Friday, Jan. 28, 2000, at Adirondack Medical Center, Lake Placid.
He was born in Saranac Lake July 21, 1912. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army. Mr. Shackett was manager of the Lake Placid Airport for 17 years, retiring in 1958.
Funeral services will be held today at 2 p.m. at the Clark Funeral Home in Lake Placid with the Rev. Mark Demers, pastor of the Adirondack Community Church, officiating. Burial will be in North Elba Cemetery, Lake Placid.
Memorial donations may be made to the Oriental Shrine or the Lake Placid Volunteer Ambulance Service.