Monday, March 14, 2011

Anna E. "Kitty" Hickey

Wellsville, NY - Anna E. "Kitty" Hickey, 87, of 168 Trapping Brook Road died on Sunday, March 13, 2011 at Jones Memorial Hospital following a brief illness. She was born on January 5, 1924 in Philadelphia, PA the daughter of Earl and Bessie (Mayo) Green. On January 27, 1957 in Wellsville she married Harold "Jim" Hickey who survives.

Kitty was raised in Wellsville and Belmont and had resided in Rushford from 1967 to 1982, at which time she moved to Wellsville. She was employed at Alfred State College for 30 years.

She had attended Rushford Baptist Church, First Baptist Church in Belmont and currently was attending Faith Baptist Church in Yorks Corners.

Surviving in addition to her husband are two daughters, Joyce (Richard) Barber and Marcia (David) Zick both of Binghamton, one grandson, William "Mike" Yerrick, two great-grandchildren, Luke Ryan Yerrick and Whitney Elise Yerrick, a sister-in-law, Darlene Chapman of Wellsville as well as one niece, Laurie Hickey and one nephew, Joseph Chapman.

A memorial service for Kitty is being planned and will be announced at a later date. Burial will be in Forest Hills Cemetery in Belmont. Memorial donations are suggested to the SPCA Serving Allegany County or The Hart Family Comfort House. To leave online condolences, please visit


  1. One of the sweetest ladies I know. I'm sorry for her family's loss. She will be missed. See you on the other side Kitty.

  2. Our hearts go out to you Jim and your family. Kitty was a very special lady, and now she is with the one that she loved and served. One day we will be reunited with her and our Lord and the loved ones that have gone on before us...oh what a glorious day that will be when my Jesus face I shall see, and our loved ones that have accepted Jesus as their Lord and Saviour!!
    Love in Christ,
    Marty & Debbie

  3. Joyce and Marcia, we are so sorry to hear about the lost of your mom. Kitty is now looking down and all suffering is gone. One day Jim you will be reunited with Kitty in heaven.
    John and Sue

  4. Dear Joyce and Marcia,
    We were so sorry to read about your Mom's passing. She was a lovely woman and we enjoyed seeing her these past few years. Please extend our condolences to her husband and grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Our house is always open to you when you are in town.
    Doug and Di Dillon

  5. Mom, It's been a week today since you left to be with Jesus and Grandma and Grandpa. The void in our hearts will heal with time but we miss you so. Know that we will carry on with your great witness of what God can do in our lives. You have left us with a legacy of love and sacrifice for others. We hold you in forever in our hearts until we meet you in Heaven
    Your Loving Daughters,
    Marcia & Joyce

  6. Carl and Carolyn:
    Kitty was a wonderful person I worked with her a few years she was always so full of fun and life ,The family does not know me except for Jim's sister Marge she was a wonderful friend and she will be missed but I know she is happy now and she waiting for you Jim with all the worlds most sympathy Carolyn Flint