David R. Hickey
A funeral service, celebrating the life of David R. Hickey, 52, of Pataskala, was held September 4, 2010, in the chapel of The Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville, with Pastor Bryan Andy as celebrant. Burial followed in Kirkersville Cemetery.
Dave died suddenly, Wednesday, September 1, 2010 at home. He was born in Detroit, MI on September 27, 1957, the son of the late Bobby H. and Jean (Kidd) Hickey. He attended Watkins Memorial Schools, and was employed by the Samuel Strapping Co of Heath.
His family described him as a kind and gentle man who was a wonderful husband and father. He enjoyed playing solitaire on the computer, and spoiling his grandson, Alex and his dog, Scooter.
He is survived by his wife, Kandy (Jordan), whom he married on June 25, 1977; his son, Dustin (Pamela) of Pataskala; his grandson, Alex; his brother, Bob of Columbus; nephews, Jonah, Cody, Sean and Ken; nieces, Katie and Shannon; his brothers-in-law, Charles Jordan and Herbie (Robin) Starr; sisters-in-law, Sherry Stanley all of Pataskala and Kim Jordan of Newark; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his niece, Stephanie.
An online guest register and video tribute to Dave are available at www.hoskinsonfuneral. com. Hoskinson Funeral Home is honored to care for the Hickey family.