Heath and Vaughn Funeral Home - Champaign Il

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Helen Cusick Hicks

Helen Cusick Hicks, 94, of Champaign, passed away on Sunday, June 26, 2016, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

Burial will be private.

hicksHeath and Vaughn Funeral Home, 201 N. Elm, Champaign, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Mrs. Hicks was born October 28, 1921, in Allendale, Illinois, a daughter of Clyde Francis and Carrie Estle (Harris) Cusick. They preceded her in death.

Also preceding her in death were two sisters, Hazel Mosher and Pauline VanAntwerp, two brothers, Herald and Melford Cusick, and her first and second husbands, Leo Fryman and Raymond Summitt.

Survivors include her husband, Fred Hicks, of Champaign; one daughter, Janet Lierman, of Urbana, one son, Gary Fryman, of O’Fallon, Missouri; seven grandchildren (John Fryman, Matt Fryman, Betsy Wagner, Brad Bates, Kim Marion, Kristina Taylor, and Cindy Behunin), and fourteen great-grandchildren (Maggie and Abby Fryman; Ibby, Alex, and Katie Fryman; Peter and Gabriella Wagner; Erika and Amber Marion; Marina and Alexis Taylor; and Gwen, Vivian, and Grant Behunin).

Helen was the heart of her family, and will be greatly missed.

Memorial contributions may be made to empty tomb, inc., P.O. Box 2404, Champaign, IL 61825-2404, or an organization of the donor’s choice.

Condolences to the family may be offered online at www.HeathandVaughn.com.