Marie Antoinette Hickey
1923 - 2020
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Marie Antoinette Hickey (nee DiLeonardo) was called to Heaven on September 2, 2020 at the age of 97. Born April 21, 1923 in Chicago to the late Frank and the late Winifred Di Leonardo. Beloved and cherished wife of the late Christopher for 58 years. Loving mother of Winifred (William) Quinn, Catherine (John) Conroy, John (Michelle), Joseph (Anita), Frank (Karen Witczak-Hickey) and Christopher (Margie). Most affectionately known as Nani, she was the proud and loving grandmother of 17 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren. Marie was predeceased in death by her two dear sisters, Annette (William) Brogan and Lorraine Di Leonardo. She is also remembered by nieces, nephews and abundant friends.

Funeral Mass Thursday September 17, 2020 at Immaculate Conception Church 7211 W. Talcott Chicago IL 60631 at 11:15 a.m. Interment at St. Joseph Cemetery, River Grove IL Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Cruz-Sojka Funeral Home (312) 666-2673

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Published in Chicago Tribune on Sep. 16, 2020.
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September 16, 2020
I loved Marie always a smile and such beautiful eyes of love. You will be missed by many especially my mom Lou❤ Off to Heaven you go Marie
Nina Greiber
September 16, 2020
A wonderful person who lived her life as God wanted her to devoted mother and a devoted Catholic she was a blessing to all her children and will always be in their hearts
Jackie Dylla
September 16, 2020
Very sad for your family and sorry for your loss. Sincerely, Steve Zwolinski from the old neighborhood.
Steve Zwolinski
September 16, 2020
The genuine smile in the photo above is exactly how I remember. Please celebrate her’s as a life well-lived.
Don Palermini
September 15, 2020
So sad to hear about this loss. Your mom was a beautiful person - always cheerful and pleasant.
Mike Glatz
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