BRANDON, Fla. - Kevin Lee Wickman, 45, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, after a courageous battle with lung and brain cancer.
Kevin was born in Bellevue on March 2, 1967. He was a gifted artist who excelled in cartoon and comic strip drawings. His dream was to have his comic strips published someday. Kevin made his living as a tattoo artist and painter. He lived most of his adult life in Florida.
Kevin is survived by his son, Justin Furney and grandson, Liam, along with their family, Bonni and Dave Furney and Jessica, all of Brandon, Florida. Also surviving are his brothers, Keith Wickman and Ken Davenport, of Bellevue; sister, Cathy Eschedor, of Fremont; his aunt, Joann Laub, of Bellevue; and many nieces; nephews and cousins.
Kevin was preceded in death by his parents, Duane Wickman and Joyce Wickman; his brother, Gary Davenport; and his grandparents, Lowell and Leona Copsey.
Auxter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements and a memorial service will be announced at a later date.