December 28, 1932- January 1, 2014
William “Bill” G. Hicks passed away on Wednesday, January 1, 2014, in Iowa City, Iowa. The family will greet friends from 3 to 5 p.m., on Sunday, January 5, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, where a vigil service will begin at 5 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m., on Monday, January 6, at the church. Interment will follow at Glendale Cemetery in Des Moines.
Born and raised in Valley Junction, Iowa, Bill graduated from Valley High School in 1950. He retired from his position as comptroller after 30 years from Lennox Industries.
He is survived and lovingly remembered by his bride of 61 years, Sally; daughter, Maureen (Randy) Indvik; son, Mark (Diane); grandchildren, Jessica (Quintin) Smith, Teresa (Fred) Stackley, Michael and Katherine; one sister, Shirley Conner; and one sister-in-law, Jennell Hicks. Bill was preceded into eternal life by his parents, Forrest and Lucille; three brothers, Don, Wayne and Raymond; and one sister, Doris Ellis.
Bill’s family is especially grateful to the excellent and loving care provided by the nursing staff at the Surgical & Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit at the University of Iowa Hospital.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be directed to Holy Trinity Catholic School or Holy Trinity Catholic Church.
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