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Samuel M. "Sam" Wickey, 73, of Berne, died Wednesday at home.
He was born on March 2, 1937, in Adams County to Dan S. and Mary C. Schwartz Wickey.
Among survivors are his wife. Amanda; four sons, Sam Wickey of Denver, Colorado; Dan Wickey of Hutchinson, Kansas; and Henry and Paul Wickey of Linn Grove; and six daughters, Mrs. Tim (Ruth) Gage and Marie Bauman of Decatur; Susan Cummings of Alabama; Mrs. Stuart (Amanda) Bailey of Geneva; Mrs. Kenny (Kate) Lairson of Berne; and Mary Fryback of Fort Wayne.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in West Missionary Church, rural Berne, with burial in Westlawn Cemetery at Geneva.
Visiting hours are 1-8 p.m. Friday in Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home, Berne, and 1-2 p.m. Saturday in the church.