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 Oscar Shicks

Oscar Shicks

Martinsville, Clark County, Illinois, USA
Death 9 Jun 2002 (aged 89)
Sioux Center, Sioux County, Iowa, USA
Burial Sioux Center, Sioux County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 161003708 · View Source
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Oscar L. Shicks, 89, Sioux Center, died Sunday June 9, 2002 at Sioux Center Community Hospital.

Services were Wednesday, June 12, at Memorial Funeral Home in Sioux Center with the Rev. Carl Boersma officiating. Burial was in Sioux Center Memory Gardens under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home.

Oscar Shicks, son of Edward and Nora (Musgrave) Shicks, was born April 6, 1913, in Martinsville, IL. He married I. Pearl Hoffee on October 2, 1932, in Urbana, IL.

They settled in Moline, IL. where he was employed by Bakers Dairy as a plant foreman. He later worked for Moline Public Schools before moving to Sioux Center in 1994.

While living in the Moline area, he was a member of Faith Evangelical Free Church, where he served as deacon, trustee and head usher. He attended New Life Reformed Church in Sioux Center. He enjoyed fishing and hunting throughout his life. He especially enjoyed vacationing and playing cards.

Survivors include his wife, Pearl Shicks of Sioux Center; a son Vel and Pat Shicks of Sioux Center; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a sister, Pearl Hurt Diller of Casey, IL.

He was preceded in death by three brothers, Cleo McNair, Howard NcNair and Donald Shicks; and three sisters, Mammie Walsh, Margaret Simpson, and Mildred Robinson.

Memorials may be given to Chears Home Health and Hospice Program c/o Sioux Center Community Hospital.

Source: Northwest Iowa Review

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  • Created by: Truman Bratteli
  • Added: 13 Apr 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 161003708
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Oscar Shicks (6 Apr 1913–9 Jun 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 161003708, citing Memory Gardens Sioux Center Cemetery, Sioux Center, Sioux County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Truman Bratteli (contributor 47361312) .