John Hickmott, a beloved husband, father, and grandfather, passed away on Monday, October 16, 2023, at the age of 76. He was a resident of Mitchell and breathed his last at the Seaforth Community Hospital. Survived by his wife, Lynne Hickmott, he is also mourned by his children, Christopher, Paul (Stefani), and Kathleen, as well as his cherished grandchildren, Ellie, Lillyan, and Kevin. Additionally, he leaves behind his beloved uncle Charlie Hickmott, and will be missed by the Ferriman and Ambos families.
John had a zest for life and particularly enjoyed fishing and hiking, especially when accompanied by his loved ones. An avid fan of the Boston Bruins, his passion for ice hockey was unwavering.
Family and friends are invited to pay their respects at the Lockhart Funeral Home, located at 109 Montreal St., Mitchell. Visitation will be held on Friday, October 20, from 10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m., followed by a memorial service at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests memorial donations to be made to either the Seaforth Community Hospital or the Humane Society of Kitchener Waterloo and Stratford Perth. Contributions can be made through LockhartFuneralHome.com, and would be greatly appreciated.