Obituaries

John M Wickey

John “Johnnie Mike” M. Wickey, 73, Tonganoxie, KS, passed away Tuesday September 13, 2022, at Overland Park Regional Hospital.

A celebration of life will be held 4:30­7pm Saturday September 17, 2022, at 304 Venue, 304 E 4th street,
Tonganoxie. Burial will be private.

John was born February 22, 1949, in Lawrence, KS, the son of Henry and Catherine (McCarthy) Wickey. He graduated from Tonganoxie High School in 1967. He was united in marriage to Ruth A. Bretthauer at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Tonganoxie in 1977. He was a lifelong farmer and avid trap shooter winning
multiple titles over the years. He retired from Del Monte, Lawrence, KS.

He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Tonganoxie. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren on the family farm.

Survivors include his wife Ruth, of the home; son John (Megan) Wickey, Kansas City, MO; two grandchildren, Cooper and Stella Wickey, Kansas City, MO.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial donations to the Lawrence Humane Society.