Lynnfield, Mass. — Thomas Hickman quietly passed away at his home in Lynnfield, Mass., at age 53 after a lengthy battle with tongue cancer on Monday, June 11, 2012. He was the son of the late George and Josephine Hickman. He is survived by his beloved wife of 31 years, Audrey (Greenwood) and their three children, Joshua (and his wife Sara), Tabitha and Mason. Also, he leaves his brother George (Sue) Hickman of Framingham, sisters Sandra Payson and Christine Fowlie (Kevin) of Rockland, Valerie Willman of North Conway, N.H., and many in-laws, nieces and nephews.
Tom, a graduate of Reading High School, was a Lynnfield resident for 20 years. He was a local business owner, avid gardener and family man with a great sense of humor. He will be sadly missed.
Service is Saturday, June 16 at 10 a.m. at UU Church of Reading, 239 Woburn St. Reception following service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Haven from Hunger, 71 Wallis St., Peabody, MA; 978-531-1531.