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Wayne K. Wickham


Wayne K. Wickham, 82, Plainville, died Sunday, July 6, 2014, at Parkview Care Center, Osborne.

He was born Jan. 28, 1932, in Natoma to Raymond A. and Clio G. (Hoskins) Wickham. He attended Natoma public schools.

He married Luella Gilbert. He later married Ardell (Kirkwood) Houser on Nov. 10, 2000. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran.

He worked in sales, selling fire equipment. Toward the end of his career, he worked driving and delivering cars for auto dealers.

Survivors include his wife, of the home; two daughters, Valerie Thrasher and Krystal Schween; two grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Alberta.

Graveside services were Tuesday in Plainville City Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to First Baptist Church, Plainville, in care of Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Natoma.