Zella Mae Hickey of Cridersville passed away 12:36 p.m., Sunday, November 12, 2023, at Otterbein-Cridersville. She was born July 28, 1939 in Butlerville, OH to the late Alvin and Maude Mae (Mayne) Hickey.
Zella had been a manager at Dodge City in Wapakoneta. She enjoyed shopping in general but was a mad shoe shopper. She loved her dog Corki and cherished spending time with her kids and grandkids.
Survivors include children: Bill (Shelly) Wilson of Tell City, Indiana, Brian Wilson of Toledo and Lorrie Wilson of Lima, grandchildren: Ashley Nicely, Jeromey (Shelby) Wilson, Lindsey Wilson and Cody Wilson; several great grandchildren and 2 brothers: Claude and Art Hickey.
She was preceded in death by siblings: Truman, Evan, Dutch, Jack, Gordon, and Woody Hickey, Thelma Wilson and Loris Garrison.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m., Wednesday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. The funeral service will follow at 7 with Rev. Tom Miller officiating.
Memorial contributions may be given to Bayliff & Son to help with services via family pay.