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Simeon Hickman

1929 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Simeon Hickman Obituary
Simeon Martin "Marty" Hickman was born October 10, 1929 in Sioux City, Iowa and died April 17, 2014 at Evanston Hospital. When he was not yet 17 years old, Martin enrolled at Brown University where he majored in Mathematics and received his degree in Actuarial Science. He served as a Corporal in the Army. In 1955, he moved to Chicago and joined the Illinois Blue Cross/Blue Shield organization where he steadily rose to become President and Chief Executive Officer. He was a thoughtful and caring person who loved Johnny Cash, enjoyed traveling throughout the world with his wife and considered himself a lucky man because of his family and friends. He will always be missed and remembered with a smile. He is survived by his wife of over 60 years, Marjorie; son Douglas (Jacqueline) and daughter Paula Clancy (Stephen); grandson Michael and great granddaughter, Madison. He will also be greatly missed by his brothers Frederic (Katherine) and Loren (Nancy). Funeral Mass Monday, April 21, 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 1775 Grove St., Glenview, IL 60025. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery, Skokie. Info: 847-675-1990 or www.donnellanfuneral.com
Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication from Apr. 19 to Apr. 20, 2014
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