Wickes Jr., Walter Forman

December 17, 2005

WALTER FORMAN WICKES JR., age 90, of West Grove, died Tuesday, December 13, 2005 at his home. He was the husband of Helen Hickman Wickes with whom he shared 57 years of marriage. Born in Baltimore, MD, he was a son of the late Walter and Catherine O. Young Wickes Sr. Walter was a 60 year resident of the Unionville area and was a well known horse trainer and breeder. Survivors include in addition to his wife: five sons and daughters: William L., John C., Helen, Michael W., and Timothy B. He is also survived by nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by a son Walter Forman Wickes III. The family will have a private graveside service. Contributions in his memory may be made to the American Field Service AFS-USA, Inc., Development Office, 198 Madison Avenue, 8th floor, New York, NY 10016. Arrangements are being handled by the Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home, Inc., (610-444-4116) of Kennett Square. To send an online condolence, visit www.griecofuneralhomes.com

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