Solomon J. Wickey

Posted on Aug 7, 2013

Solomon J. Wickey, 75, of Auburn died at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, August 5, 2013 at his home. He was married on January 29, 1959 to Anna Mae Graber. He was the son of Jacob D. and Elizabeth Wickey.
He is survived by his wife of Auburn; nine sons, Dave (Sylvia) Wickey; Levi (Mary) Wickey; and Joe (Edith) Wickey, all of Cisne, Illinois; Jerry (Christine) Wickey of Geneva; Solomon (Mary) Wickey; and Ervin Wickey, both of Auburn; Marvin (Mary Ann) Wickey; and Alvin (Melinda) Wickey, both of Milroy; and Jake (Amy) Wickey of Vevay; three daughters, Anna Mae (Sam) Schwartz of Flemingsburg, Kentucky; Esther (Dan) Schwartz of Spencerville; and Edith (Amos) Schwartz of Decatur; sister, Emma (Alvin) Lambright of Berne; brother, Jerry (Anna) Wickey of Vevay; 113 grandchildren; and 44 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Marvin Wickey; seven grandchildren; three brothers; three sisters; and three half-sisters.
Visitation began on Tuesday and will continue until the 9:00 a.m. funeral service on Friday, August 9 at the Wickey residence, 6308 CR 43, Auburn. Officiating will be Bishop Victor Graber. Burial will be at Spencerville Amish Cemetery in Spencerville.
Arrangements provided by Pinnington-McComb Funeral & Cremation Services in Auburn.