Robert Michael HIckey
Birth Date: April 15, 1963
Death Date: December 14, 2016
Beloved son, father, grandfather and favorite uncle entered eternal rest in Stonewall, Oklahoma on December 14, 2016 after a long battle with cancer. He was surrounded by longtime companion and caregiver Misty Few and family.
In addition to his parents, Roy and Darlene Hickey, Robert is survived by daughters: April (Wayne) Lesly and Ashley Hickey, four grandchildren: John Howard Jr., Destiny Marie Lesly, Carson Lesly and Mayson Howard, brothers George and Donald Hickey and three sisters: Judy (Dennis) Lockhart, Janet (Terry) Hammer and Jean (Steve) Davis and many nieces and nephews.
April15, 1963, Robert was born in Las Cruces, New Mexico and the family moved to Elverta, CA in 1965. He attended Alpha Elementary and Rio Linda High School, graduating in the class of 1981. He was an active child enjoying baseball and the Boy Scouts. In adulthood he became proficient in trucking, RV maintenance and construction. In Oklahoma he worked in the oil fields until becoming disabled in a work related accident and soon after was diagnosed with cancer. He became well-known and well-loved in Stonewall and helped many friends and neighbors complete DIY projects.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, January 14, 2017 at LifePointe Church of the Nazarene, 7200 Rio Linda Blvd. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to the American Cancer Society.