Joan Hickey

Joan Hickey, age 79 of Johnstown, CO died Friday, November 23, 2012 at her home. Mrs. Hickey was born August 3, 1933 in Junction City, KS to John Frank Crum and Allene Evelyn Bunning. Joan married the love of her life, John Hickey, in Colorado Springs, CO on December 31, 1955 and had been a Colorado resident for 58 years. Joan was a member of the United Methodist Church in Johnstown, CO. She had also been a member of the Boulder Jaycees. Joan had a love for God, her family, her friends, and her animals as well as a passion for Estes Park, CO. Before retirement, Mrs. Hickey worked for the Boulder Valley School District. Joan is survived by her son, John M. Hickey and his wife Susan of Mead, CO, 3 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and, Thomas Vickery. Visitation will be Friday, November 30, 2012 from 4-7 p.m. at Howe Mortuary. Funeral services will be Saturday, December 1, 2012 at the Howe Memorial Chapel. Services will conclude at the chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Breast Cancer Society or the Horse Rescue of Boulder in care of Howe Mortuary, 439 Coffman Street in Longmont, CO 80501. Share condolences at

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Published in The Boulder Daily Camera on Nov. 29, 2012