Ronald David Hickey

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Please accept my deepest sympathies and prayers.

My sincere condolences to the Hickey family. My father, Marvin O'Neal, worked with Ron Hickey in Fallon, Nevada from 1971-1972. Although I was only nine years old at the time, I remember Ron as being a very kind and generous person. It is amazing that I still remember his personality from 43 years ago! I'll be the first to mention that Ron was a VERY avid and accomplished chess player. My father was also a very good chess player and loved to talk trash--especially when he played and beat me...

My thoughts and prayers are with the family. Ronnie and I "ran around together" while students at Erie Cathedral Prep and I remember him fondly. Bob Fitzmaurice, Clearfield, PA

Dear Hickey family:

Ron was truly a treasure to work with. Donna & Mark, his Unisys colleagues have captured the essence of the person I knew. As a customer I always appreciated his work ethic, honesty, perspective, and dry wit. Working with Ron was always a pleasure. May the many good memories of Ron as husband, father, grandfather, and father-in-law comfort you in the days ahead. Ron and his family will be in my thoughts and prayers at Sunday mass.

Ron and I worked together for many years in Virginia. He was an inspiration and a great colleague. So sorry he is gone.

I was privileged to work with Ron at Unisys for almost 10 years. I am so sorry to hear of his passing. He was a very kind man who was willing to share his knowledge with anyone and was an inspiration to all who worked with him.

Speaking on behalf of many of his colleagues at Unisys in Arlington Virginia, Ron always brought serious energy to his work but also an almost playful curiosity and creativity that inspired the best efforts of the entire team. He seemed happiest when he came to a way to solve a challenge that would enable others to accomplish things they didn't know they could do. He set an example of tenacity and refusal to take the path of least resistance when it was the wrong thing to do. Those with...

I was so sorry to hear of Ron's passing. He was so kind and helpful to me when I started to work at H & R Block. He was a lot of fun and really enjoyed the challenge of his work. He loved his chess and billiards, and enjoyed explaining the fine points of his game. I will miss him.

I was saddened to hear of Ron's passing. He was a very kind and caring person. His family are in my thoughts and prayers.


Ronald's Obituary

Kernersville-Ronald David Hickey, 77, loving husband and father, passed away March 27, 2014. Born in Erie, Pennsylvania, on March 30, 1936, Ron was the eldest son of Edward Hickey and Harriet Deptula Hickey. Ron graduated from Cathedral Prep High School in Erie in 1954 and graduated with a...

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