Jun 172012

Michael J. Hickey Jr., 65, of Champney Street Groton died unexpectedly at his residence on June 9, 2012. He was born in Groton on October 1, 1946, son of the late Michael and Marion Hickey. He grew up in Groton and was a graduate of Groton High School, Class of 1965. He worked at Murray Printing in Westford as a “Roll Man” for 20 years and then as a janitor at Groton High School for 24 years, retiring in 2010. He had a great love of sports, especially NASCAR and other car racing.

Michael is survived by nieces Nicole Virgin (and her husband Charles) of Londonderry NH and Cassandra (Daley) Wardup (and her wife Robbie) of Wichita Falls, TX. He also has three great-nephews: Kyle, Kolt, and Kentin; and one great-niece, Torianna. He was also the brother of the late Florence Steward, who died in 2005.

Visiting Hours will be held at the Badger Funeral Home, 45 School St. Groton MA. on Thursday June 21, from 9-11 with a Graveside Service to follow at Groton Cemetery, Groton.

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