Carroll L. “Sam” Wickard, 82, of Carlisle, passed
away on Sunday, April 3, 2016 at his home. He was born on Nov. 1, 1933 in Carlisle and was a son of the
late Leverne C. and Goldie R. (McClintock) Wickard.
owned and operated Wickard’s Excavating and also farmed many years in West Pennsboro Twp. He also
had worked for Bonnybrook Quarries and the former Carlisle Tire & Rubber Co. Sam attended Midway Pentecostal
Church, Carlisle, was a member of the McAllister’s Hunting Club in Lycoming County and served eight years in the National
He is survived by his devoted wife of 62 years, Anna
Mae (Barrick) Wickard, two sons; Karl (wife, Deb) Wickard of Elizabethville and David (wife, Kim) Wickard of Carlisle, one
daughter, Cheryl Kimble of Carlisle, four brothers; Robert, Calvin and Wayne Wickard all of Carlisle and Paul Wickard of Newville,
two sisters; Alice Burkholder of Carlisle and Judy Mummert of Hanover, six grandchildren, one great-grandson and many nieces
and nephews. He was predeceased by one brother, Wilber Wickard.
A viewing will begin at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 7, 2016 followed by the funeral service at 2:00 p.m. in the Ewing
Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St, Carlisle, with Pastor Jason Turner officiating. Burial will be
in Waggoner’s United Methodist Church Cemetery, Carlisle. Memorial gifts in Sam’s name may
be made to the Midway Pentecostal Church or to Miracles & Missions Digest or to Still Waters Ministries.
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Robert and Connie Beitler
Our Thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Glenn and Betty Rowe.
and prayers are with you all during this difficult time.
Kathy Jacoby & Josephine Bredbenner
were so sorry to see of Sam's passing. My husband's grandfather was Charles Wickard and his father's name was
Harry E. Wickard. We live at 1121 Acre Drive in Chapel Hill and are sorry we never got to meet Sam or Goldie.
May God give you strength and comfort in the days ahead.
In Christian love,
To my dear friends,
Just a note to let you know you are in my thoughts and prayers. Wishing I could
be with you on Thursday. Love you dearly.
Mae and Family,
Our deepest sympathy and heartfelt prayers on the passing of Sam. He was always a blessing to know,
and treated us like family.
"Many are the plans in a man's heart, but is is the Lord's purpose that prevails."
Karen, Bryanna, Alivia, Dan Hockenberry
so sorry for your loss. Pap is going to be sadly be missed by a lot of people, but he now has eternal life with our Heavenly
Father the Lord Jesus Christ.
& Family: When I was in my late teens wheeling concrete Sam saw my tongue hanging out. He said "I'll run the
wheelbarrow for you" You run the truck and I will never forget that and that's how we become friends!! How did I
know I was going to marry a neighbor girl of yours Clover Cornman Haycock!
Bill & Clover Haycock
Sorry to hear of your loss...my love and prayers to your family!
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