Diana McAlary Hicks
York, Pa. — Diana "Di" McAlary Hicks, 68 of York, Pa. died Aug. 18, 2013 at hospice care after a brave battle with cancer. She was the wife of Anthony L. Hicks.
Diana was born on March 22, 1945 in Rockland and raised in Bangor. She was the daughter of the late Frederick B. McAlary and Josephine P. McAlary of Rockport and was a 1963 graduate of Bangor High School, 1965 graduate of Westbrook College in Portland, and 1966 graduate of Katherine Gibbs Secretarial School in Boston. After a few relocations Di spent 21 years in Cherry Hill, N.J. before establishing her final residence in Pennsylvania in 1996.
In addition to her husband of 47 years and her mother, she is survived by a brother Frederick B. McAlary Jr. and his wife Mary and nephew, Ryan McAlary of Andover, Mass.; a son, Andrew L. Hicks, his wife Karen, and grandchildren Kelly, Amelia and Kyle of West Chester, Pa.; and a daughter Jennifer D. Hicks, her husband Thomas Briggs, and grandchildren Tyler and Wyatt of Chestertown, Md. She was predeceased by grandson Andrew L. Hicks Jr. in 2010.
A graveside service will be scheduled for a later date at Seaview Cemetery in Rockport.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Hospice and Community Care, Lancaster, Pa.