Robert C. ‘Bob’ Hickman
Nov. 11, 1939 — Dec. 24, 2010
BREMEN — Robert C. “Bob” Hickman, 72, of Bremen, passed away Dec. 24, 2010 at Community Hospital of Bremen.
He was born Nov. 11, 1939 in Homer, Neb. to Joseph and Gladys (Queen) Hickman. April 6, 1963, he married Susan “Sue” Welch, and she survives.
Robert was a graduate of Central High School in Sioux City, Iowa. He was a U.S. Marine Veteran and he retired from the Engineering Department at Hehr International in Plymouth after 37 years. He enjoyed spending time with his six grandsons.
Survivors include his wife, Sue Hickman of Bremen; a daughter, Kim (Norm) Sellers of Wakarusa; a son, Kevin (Heidi) Hickman of Bremen; and six grandsons: Trent, Chad and Kyle Sellers, and Dawson, Camden and Maddux Hickman. Also surviving are four sisters: Phyllis Nelson of Santee, Calif., Mary (Lyle) Brennen of Springfield, Mo., Shirley (Don) Fender of Whichita, Kas., and Dorothy Weidner of Sioux City, Iowa; and a brother, Les (Eva) Hickman of Santee, Calif.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Rose Loraditch and Virginia Burns; and a brother, Al Hickman.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 30, at Misher Funeral Home, 2030 S. R. #331, Bremen. Burial will be in the Bremen Cemetery.
Friends may call Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Community Hospital of Bremen.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.mishlerfuneralhomes.com .