Virginia R. (Domey) (Goddard) Hickey, 87, of Framingham, died on Saturday April 27, 2013 at her home after a three-year illness. Born and raised in Framingham, daughter of the late William and Marie (Beaulac) Domey, she was the wife of the late James H. Hickey, who died in 1994 and former wife of Carl Goddard. She was a graduate of Framingham High School Class of 1943 and entered the Framingham Union Hospital School of Nursing in September of 1943. She joined the Nurses Cadet Corp in 1944 and graduated in September of 1946. Virginia worked in the Pediatric Ward at the Framingham Union Hospital and later at several area nursing homes from 1969 until 1992. After retirement, she did volunteer hospice work. She is survived by 3 sons, Robert Goddard and his wife Martha of Worcester, Stephen Hickey of Framingham and Brian Hickey of Framingham, 2 daughters, Carlene Bennett of Framingham and Joanne Kane of North Carolina, a daughter-in-law Lucinda Hickey of Holliston and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday May 1, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. in St. Stephen's Church, 251 Concord Street. Burial will follow in Edgell Grove Cemetery in Framingham. Calling hours at the Eugene J. McCarthy and Sons Funeral Home, 11 Lincoln Street, Framingham will be on Tuesday April 30, 2013 from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m.