Herman W. Hickman Jr.
1953 - 2020
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Herman W. Hickman, Jr

Whaleyville - Herman William Hickman, Jr., age 67, died on Sunday, November 8, 2020, at the Macky & Pam Stansell House of Coastal Hospice in Ocean Pines. Born in Salisbury, he was the son of Herman W. Hickman, Sr. and the late Grace Hall Hickman. He is survived by his father; son, Jacob Hickman; brother, Dr. Wayne Hickman; and sister, Rev. Terry (Phil) Fort, all of Whaleyville. Also, surviving are his nieces, Heather (Cameron) McDonough and Erica Fort.

Herman was a graduate of Stephen Decatur High School class of 1971 and received his bachelor's degree from the University of Maryland in 1975. Employed by the United States Postal Service, he worked as a mail carrier in the town of Berlin for over thirty years. He was a gold badge member, past president, and past treasurer of the Berlin Fire Company; past president of Worcester County Fire Association; and member of Whaleyville United Methodist Church. Herman was an avid baseball fan and coached his son and many kids in a variety of sports. In his spare time, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, and watching Orioles baseball.

A viewing will be held on Friday November 13th at the Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held at the Berlin Fire Hall on Saturday, November 14th at 11:00 a.m. Friends may call one hour prior to the service (at the fire hall). Rev Dale Vroman will officiate. Interment will follow in Dale Cemetery in Whaleyville. A donation in his memory may be made to: Berlin Fire Company, 214 N. Main St. Berlin, MD 21811 or Berlin Little League, P.O. Box 514, Berlin, MD 21811. Letters of condolence may be sent via: www.burbagefuneralhome.com




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Published in The Daily Times from Nov. 11 to Nov. 12, 2020.
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Calling hours
10:00 AM
Berlin Fire Hall
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Funeral service
11:00 AM
Berlin Fire Hall
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November 16, 2020
Jake, I am so sorry for your loss.
John McManus
Friend
November 13, 2020
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
Linda and Bill Mitchell
Friend
November 13, 2020
Thinking of Herman. We are praying for Jake, Billy, and the Hickman family.
Bill and Linda Mitchell
Friend
November 13, 2020
Love and prayers
Ronald and Amanda Tull
Friend
November 13, 2020
Herman will be greatly missed. God Bless.
Brenda Davis
Friend
November 12, 2020
He was such an awesome man! He always had a smile on his face! So for your loss. Praying for your family
Edward Lewis
November 12, 2020
My condolences to Herman's family and many friends. Great memories of working together for so many years at the Post Office. This picture was taken of Herman back in 2004.
Patti Cadmus
Coworker
November 11, 2020
Herman, classmate, I can see your smile. Share it with your Father.
Chad Burbage
Classmate
November 11, 2020
We our so sorry for your loss. Herman and Cliff were great buddies growing up. We you and your family in our prayers and our hearts.
Cliff & Terri Birch
Friend
November 11, 2020
Enjoyed getting to see Herman deliver our mail he always brought a smile to my face.
Becky Bratten
Friend
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