Anthony J. “Tony” Hickey, 85, died Wednesday, November 24, 2021 in the Catholic Medical Center, Manchester following an extended illness.
Born in Haverhill on April 28, 1936, he was the son of the late William Joseph Hickey and Evelyn (O’Neil) Hickey. A graduate of Haverhill Trade School class of 1955, he had resided in Atkinson, NH for over fifty years before moving to Londonderry in 2017.
Tony was employed as a machine setter for Western Electric (AT&T) in North Andover for over thirty years before his retirement. Subsequently, he worked as a groundskeeper at the Atkinson Country Club for several years. He was a longtime member of the Crystal Springs Golf Club and was an avid coin collector.
He is survived by his daughter, Julie V. Turcketta of Haverhill; two sons and daughters-in-law, Michael A. and Kathleen Hickey of Londonderry, NH and Timothy R. and Patrice Hickey of Salem, NH; four grandchildren, Devon A. Hickey, Ryan M. Hickey, Mikayla G. (Hickey) and her husband, Sean Bryan and Emily A. Hickey; one brother, Stephen Hickey and several nieces and nephews.
His funeral service will be held on Sunday, December 19th at 12:30 p.m. in the Grondin-Carnevale Funeral Home, 129 Kenoza Ave., Haverhill. Visitation will be held prior to the service from 11 – 12:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to the charity of one’s choice. For directions and online condolences, please visit www.GrondinCarnevale.com.