We wish to extend sincere sympathy to the Family including his Wife and Daughter and Relatives of the late John Hickey of Doon, Kiskeam and California who recently went to his Eternal Rest in San Francisco, U.S.A.. R.I.P.. Heartfelt sympathy to his sister, Margaret Lochran, Mount Leader, Clara Road, Millstreet; to his brother Dan of Doon; to his brother, Ben of Novato; to his sister, Joan O’Brien of Main Street, Newmarket; to his sister, Bridget of New York and to all other Relatives and Friends. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam. (S.R.)
November 6, 1934 – January 11, 2017
John was born in Kiskeam, County Cork, Ireland. His wife, Mary Anne McGuire-Hickey and his daughter, Joan Hickey, survive him. His son, James “Jim” is deceased. He is also survived by Mary Ellen Hickey, his first wife and sister Joan O’Brien of New Market, County Cork, his brother Ben and his wife Betty of Novato, brother Dan of County Cork, his sister Bridget Lynch of Riverdale, New York, and his sister Margaret Lochran of Mill Street, County Cork.
John was a skilled Carpenter/Contractor for many years in the bay area. He was a member of Rebel Cork Benevolent Association, Local 22 Carpenter’s Union, and Fraternal Order of Eagles 3255 Brisbane, CA.
Friends may visit Monday, January 16th after 2:00pm and are invited to attend the Rosary Service Monday 3:30pm at DUGGAN’S SERRA MORTUAY, 500 Westlake Ave., Daly City. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, January 17, 2017, 12:30pm at St. Veronica’s Catholic Church in South San Francisco. Committal will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, Colma.
The family appreciates the support and care provided by Cross Roads Home Care and Hospice and Supple Senior Care.
Contributions may be made in John’s name to St. Veronica’s Catholic Church, 434 Alida Way, South San Francisco, CA 94080 and/or Irish Immigration Pastoral Center, 5340 Geary Blvd. #206, San Francisco CA 94121.
Published in the San Francisco Chronicle on Jan. 15, 2017