Eugenia Marie "Jean" Wickham

Birth Date: 
Sunday, January 15, 1933
Date of Passing: 
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

WOOSTER - Eugenia "Jean" Marie Wickham, 84, of Wooster, passed away Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at Orrville Pointe Nursing Home in Orrville.

She was born January 15, 1933 in Akron, the daughter of Ralph Joseph and Helen Agnes Krauza  Bash.  She married Edward Eugene Wickham on September 18, 1954.  He preceded her in death on December 5, 1995.

Jean was a graduate of Loudonville High School and the St. Thomas School of Nursing.  She was a registered nurse, a homemaker and a member of St. Mary Catholic Church.  She loved gardening, sewing and reading.

Surviving are her children Michael Edward (Sharon Curry) Wickham of Rogers, AR, J. Matthew (Jill) Wickham,daughter, Lisa Marie (Robert) Giauque and Eric Andrew (Gail) Wickham all of Wooster; grandchildren, Eric, Brian, and Tony Giauque, Jonathan "Boomer" Wickham and Matt Troyer; great-grandchildren, Chandler, Madison,, Brandt, David, Colton and Gavin Giauque; her siblings, Ralph (Jamie) Bash of Roxboro, NC, Michael (Joy) Bash of Loudonville, William Bash and Rita Denholm both of Akron, Barbara (Dick) Porter of Loudonville, Mary (Dave) Hudson and Elizabeth Massaro both of Wooster.

In addition to her husband, Ed, she was preceded in death by her parents.

Friends will be received at the McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster on Thursday, August 17, 2017 from 5-8:00 p.m.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, August 18, 2017 at St. Mary Catholic Church, 527 Beall Ave., Wooster with Rev. Stephen Moran as the celebrant.  Interment will follow in the Loudonville Cemetery.

Contributions may be made to LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Road, Wooster, OH 44691 or to the Wayne Co. Humane Society, 1161 Mechanicsburg Rd., Wooster, OH 44691

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintire,


Memorial Contributions: 

LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or Wayne Co. Humane Society 1611 Mechanicsburg Rd., Wooster, OH 44691


Thursday, August 17, 2017 from 5-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home


Friday at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, 527 Beall Ave., Wooster


Dear Matt, Jill, and Boomer,

Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you during these difficult times
As God will be with all of you.

Dear Matt, Jill and Boomer, Very sorry for the passing of Matt's mom. We know from our parents passing what you are probably feeling. Sorry we couldn't be there for the calling hours and service, but our hearts and prayers are with you.

Thinking of you. sorry for your loss. JoAnnn & Rex

So sorry to hear of Jeans passing. Prayers offerred

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