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Jessie (Wright) Hickey

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HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. -- Jessie (Wright) Hickey, 86, died Thursday surrounded by her loving family. She resided at the Wood Park Apartments and was the wife of the late John Hickey, who died on Sept. 18, 2001.

She was born May 17, 1918 in Schenectady, daughter of the late John and Emma (Hartung) Wright. Jessie was educated at schools in Hoosick Falls. She worked at the Albany Felt Co. in Hoosick Falls as an inspector until retiring. Jessie was a communicant of the Immaculate Conception Church and a member of the V.F.W. Post No. 8417 Auxiliary in Hoosick Falls. She enjoyed knitting, crochet and crafts. Jessie was loved dearly by her family and friends and enjoyed spending her time with all of them

Survivors include two sons and their wives, John Hickey and his wife Sue of Hoosick Falls and Richard Hickey and his wife Nancy of East Hoosick; she is also survived by six grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by two sisters, Loretta Powers and Janet Stuka, and four brothers, Lester, Arthur, John and Howard Wright.

Funeral services will be Monday at 10:15 a.m. from the Mahar Funeral Home, 43 Main St. in Hoosick Falls. A mass of Christian burial will be offered at 11 a.m. from the Immaculate Conception Church on Main Street. Burial will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at the Gerald B.H. Solomon National Cemetery in Schuylerville.

Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to either the Hoosick Falls Health Center or Rensselaer County Hospice through the funeral home.
Published in Bennington Banner from May 21 to May 22, 2004
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