Bonnie J. Hickman, 88, of Sioux City, passed away Monday, May 14, 2018, at her home surrounded by her family.
Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. The Rev. David Hemann will celebrate the Mass. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. today, with the family present 5 to 8 p.m., a rosary at 5 p.m. and a vigil service at 6 p.m., at Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel. Online condolences may be sent to www.meyerbroschapels.com.
Bonnie was born on Oct. 4, 1929, in North Platte, Neb., one of eight children to William and Genevieve (Jeffers) Easton. Bonnie grew up in North Platte and graduated from St. Patrick's High School in 1947.
On July 31, 1948, Bonnie married Arthur W. Hickman in North Platte. He passed away on Jan. 1, 2000, in Sioux City.
She was a longtime member of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. Bonnie enjoyed bowling, golfing and playing bridge. She had served as president of the Siouxland Right to Life and as vice president of Interfaith Prolife Prayer Memorial. Bonnie was a member of the Lioness Club and Shepherds of Christ Prayer Group and she did volunteer work at Trinity Heights.
Survivors include her children, Sue Grieve (Warren) of Sioux City, Arthur Hickman Jr. (Corina) of McKinney, Texas, Chris Hickman (Barb) of Minneapolis, Steve Hickman (Betty) of Faribault, Minn., Phil Hickman (Kim) of Sioux City, Brian Hickman (Karen) of Sioux City, Joe Hickman (Deb) of Sioux Falls, S.D., Mark Hickman (Kimberly) of Sioux City, and Greg Hickman (Dorothy) of Sioux Falls; her sister, Mary Hunt of North Platte; 26 grandchildren, Karen Bauer (Matt), Jeff Grieve (Soren), Mike Grieve (Kim), Heather Hickman, Art Hickman III (James Hoglund), Ben Hickman, Ali Hickman, Jennifer Hickman, Melissa Gent (Steve), Mary Curnyn (Tom), Abigail Schonover (Nathan), Ericka Hickman, Keith Hickman (Nicole), Katie Johnson (Andy), Emily Fetterman (Tod), Nick Hickman, Sarah Weber (Joel), Rachel Hickman, Zachary Hickman, Kelvin Hickman, Dane Hickman, Kylee Hickman, Michael Hickman (Jessica), Andrew Hickman, Alex Hickman (Shelby), and Connor Hickman; 27 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Bonnie was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Art; a daughter, Mary Diane Hickman; four brothers, Dick, Bill, Bob and David; two sisters, Virginia and Geraldine; and a granddaughter, Elizabeth Hickman.