Hickey, Michael Age 93, native of Castledermot, Co. Kildare, Ireland; longtime resident of Elmhurst; husband of the late Johanna (nee Quirke); father of Michael A., Kathleen (the late William) Clifford, Rita (the late Tom) Gibbons, Josephine (Richard) Walenda, Bill (Peggy) and Breda (Eamonn) Connaghan; Grandfather "Popsie" of 14 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by 5 sisters and 3 brothers, all of Ireland. Visitation Thursday, 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Friday, 8:00 a.m. until time of funeral 8:45 a.m at Gibbons Funeral Home, 134 South York Road ( 1/2 mile North of Saint Charles Road), Elmhurst. Mass of Christian Burial 9:30 a.m. at Visitation Catholic Church. Private Interment Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery, Hillside. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Saint Patrick Fathers, 8422 West Windsor, Chicago, IL 60656. For funeral information please call 630-832-0018 or www.gibbonsfuneralhome.com.
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on September 26, 2012