OREGON - John C. "Jack" Hickman Jr., age 73, passed away on Saturday October 8, 2016.

Jack was born May 9, 1943 in New Orleans, LA., son of the late John and Lorraine (Block) Hickman Sr. He is a 1961 graduate of Madison West High School and earned a Political Science degree from UW Madison.

Jack married Margaretha Schuyten on August 28, 1976 in Minneapolis, MN.

Jack is an avid badger fan, especially football and hockey. Jack served his country both as a member of the Wisconsin Air National Guard and on the staff of the Executive Clerk of the United States Senate.

Jack is survived by his wife of 40 years Margaretha, 2 sons Paul (Carrie) Hickman, and Brian Hickman; 2 grandchildren Forge Robert Hickman and Reagan John Hickman; sister Mary (Jim) Feeney; and he is further survived by nieces, nephews, and other relatives and many friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents, and a brother Robert Hickman.

A memorial service will be held at 3:00 PM on Monday Oct. 17, 2016 at CRESS FUNERAL HOME, 3610 Speedway Road, Madison. A visitation will be from 1:00 PM until the time of the service at the funeral home on Monday.

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