Passed away peacefully at Waipuna Hospice on 22 February 2021. Aged 77.  Dearly loved husband of Susanne. Loved father and father in law of Stephen & Carolyn, Joanne & Shane, Richard & Sara. Loved Grandad to 10 & Great Grandad to 5. A Service for John will be held at St Thomas More Catholic Church, Gloucester Rd, Mt Maunganui on Saturday 27th February at 1pm, followed by private cremation.  Messages to the Hickey family C/- PO Box 650 Tauranga 3144.