Kevin J. Hickey

Hickey, Kevin J. Age 56 passed away on May 16, 2012. Former Major League pitcher for the Chicago White Sox and the Baltimore Orioles and current pre-game instructor for the Chicago White Sox. Cherished son of the late Donald M. and Kathleen M. (nee West) Hickey; loving dad of Samantha, Elizabeth, Kristen, Jessica and Sarah. Dear grandpa of Rielly, Chase and Chloe; loving brother of James (Chicago Water Dept) (Beth), Thomas (Holly), Karen (Jack) Puccinelli and Kathy (John) Taaffe; cherished love of Anna D'Agata; proud uncle of Katie, Jennie, Carli, Kelli, Jamie, Jack, Tracey, Blake and Dawson. Visitation, Monday, May 21, 2012, 3:00PM to 9:00PM at the DAMAR-KAMINSKI FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORIUM, 7861 S. 88th Avenue, (2mi. west of 79th & Harlem Ave.,) Justice, Illinois. Funeral, Tuesday, May 22, 2012, Lying in state at Old Saint Patrick's Church, 718 W. Adams, Chicago, Illinois from 9:00AM until time of Mass at 10:00AM. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Alsip, Illinois. In lieu of flowers, donations to local Diabetes foundations in Chicago are very much appreciated. For more info: 708-496-0200 or

Published in Chicago Sun-Times on May 20, 2012