Wilda E. Hicks, 87

JULY 14, 1924-NOV. 21, 2011

November 21, 2011

Wilda Elizabeth Hicks, 87, of Funkstown, Md., died Monday, Nov. 21, 2011, at Coffman Nursing Home after a short illness.

She was born July 14, 1924.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Gerald Hicks.

She was a 1943 graduate of Madison College.

She was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Funkstown.

She was a member of the Washington County Republican Club.

She is survived by four nieces, JoAnn Fritter, Jane Crane, Jean Holliway and Chris Watts; four nephews, Larry Snook, Dennis Hicks, Nathaniel Hicks and Paul Hicks; sister-in-law, Doris Hicks; and brother-in-law, Harry Snook.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents.

At her request, burial will be private, and there will be no viewing or visitation.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 148, Funkstown, MD 21734; or to Humane Society of Washington County, P.O. Box 367, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Arrangements are by Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown.

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