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Michael E. Hickle

March 3rd, 1952 – November 1st, 2018

Michael E. Hickle, 66, of Quincy, IL, formerly of Macomb, IL, passed away 5:30 am on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy, IL. He was born on March 3, 1952 in Rushville, IL, the son of Gilbert and Ruby (Bowman) Hickle.

Survivors include his 2 sons, Christopher (and Christina) Hickle of Smithfield, MO and Jeremy (and Angelina) Hickle of Providence, KY, 3 grandchildren, 1 great-grandson, 1 great-granddaughter, father, Gilbert Hickle of Astoria, IL, 2 brothers, Jim (and Kathy) Hickle of Astoria, IL and David (and Kim) Hickle of Bushnell, IL and 2 sisters, Mary (and Herb) Dilts of Marietta, IL and Shelley (and Bob) Haare of Astoria, IL.

He is preceded in death by his son, Shawn Hickle and mother, Ruby Hickle.

Michael enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1971, with basic training in Wanini, CA. He was stationed at Guantanamo Bay Navel Base in 1974. In 1976, he was stationed at Bermuda Navel Air Station. Michael was discharged as a Petty Officer, Second Class in 1978.

Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 4, 2018 at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria. Pastor Bennett Woods will be officiating. Military rites will be provided by the Astoria American Legion Post #25. A visitation will take place 1 hour prior to the service on Sunday at the funeral home. Cremation rites will be accorded after the service with burial at a later date. Memorials may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Peoria Affiliate in Peoria, IL.

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November 1st, 2018

Sorry to hear about mike prayers

November 1st, 2018

so sorry to hear this, my thoughts and prayers are with Shelley & Bob and the rest of the family.
Diane Westlake

November 2nd, 2018

So sorry to all the family.

November 2nd, 2018

Thoughts and prayers to the family. Fly high Mike. Love you.

November 2nd, 2018

Sorry to hear this! Prayers for all the family. Bill and Sharon Ackley

November 2nd, 2018

Sending thoughts and prayers to Jim, David, Mary and Shelley. My God hold you in the palm of his hands and comfort you all. Love and God bless each of you.
Patti Glover

November 2nd, 2018

I'm so sorry to hear this Mike was a good guy I'm sorry for the family and everyone

November 2nd, 2018

I’m so sorry to hear about Mike, you are all in my thoughts and prayers. Sharon & Randall Stracker

November 2nd, 2018

From Bonnie Vore

November 2nd, 2018

From Bonnie Vore

November 2nd, 2018

sincere condolences to the family on the passing of mike. Kathy and Maurice cox

November 2nd, 2018

Sorry to hear this. Prayers for the Family! Bill and Sharon Ackley

November 3rd, 2018

Thoughts and prayers with Gilbert and all Mikes' family. Lynn Shields Bubb

November 3rd, 2018

Sorry to hear of Mike's passing. His family will be in my thoughts. Betsy Shaw Mayall

November 3rd, 2018

So sorry to hear about Mike. My sympathy. Becky Crabtree Lundeen

November 3rd, 2018

So sorry to hear about Mike. All of his family will be in my thoughts and prayers. Melinda and Chuck Barclay.

November 4th, 2018

My sympathies to all of Mike's family. Chris McMullen Wiseman

November 4th, 2018

Sending our thoughts and prayers to the Hickle family.Sorry to hear of Mike's passing.

November 4th, 2018

Sorry to hear of Mike's passing.Our thoughts and prayers are with all the Hickle family today. Rod & Ruth Simpson

November 4th, 2018

Sorry to hear about mike he was a good guy prayers penny hickle

November 4th, 2018

Shawn will be glad to meet and hug his dad again. For every tear shed on earth a star in the heavens will be brighter to welcome mike. Love from faye chris christina brenna jared and all the 3 fur babies and great grandbabies jackson and brenzley.

November 8th, 2018

My deepest sympathies to all his loved ones.

November 8th, 2018

My heart goes out to all of Mike's family. I am so very sorry for your loss. It made me so sad to see this. You will all be in my thoughts and prayers. Wanda (Baumgardner) Shannon