Gordon  Hickey
Gordon Owen Hickey, age 94, of Lindsay passed away on Thursday, September 26, 2019. A private family burial will be held at San Joaquin Valley National Military Cemetery in California at a later date.
Gordon was born on August 23, 1925 in Carbon Hill, Alabama to William Harve Hickey and Louisa Elizabeth (Lewis) Hickey. At the age of 17, Gordon decided to join the Navy and fight for our country during World War II where he was stationed in the Pacific Theater on the USS Pennsylvania as a Coxswain. Gordon married Kay Fette in September 1964 in Sunnyvale, California where they owned and operated G&K Metal Finishing. A company that was instrumental in the rise of the Silicon Valley by electroplating many electronic components. He was an active member of the BPOE, American Legion, NRA and VFW in Gainesville.
Gordon is survived by his loving wife of 55 years Kay D. (Fette) Hickey of Lindsay; son Timothy Charles and wife Kimberley Hickey of Fremont, California and granddaughter Corrina Sinatro of Sunnyvale, California.
Gordon is preceded in death by parents: William and Louisa Hickey; sons: Gordon Hickey and William E. Hickey; sisters: Bertha Scott, Lela Mansel, Ethel Townley, Minnie Lou Jordan; and brother: Lewis Hickey.
Published on September 27, 2019


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Ted Heers
Oct 01, 2019
Blessings to you and yours at this time from Lou and Ted n daughters.
Candy Dalrymple and Tom Terry
Sep 30, 2019
We are so sorry for your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you.
We love you very much wish we were able to be with you.
God Bless you and your family
Sheri Perkins
Sep 27, 2019
Gordon was a wonderful man and has really been missed at the VFW for the past few years.
I was always amazed when he would come in with his white T-Shirt on and no jacket no matter how cold it was !
Very fond memories of a friend ❣️