Dec. 23, 1923-Aug. 28, 2013
GRANITE FALLS – Services for Milton W. Sickman, 89, of Granite Falls will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Granite Falls. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Monday at the Sunset Funeral Home in Echo, with a prayer service at 6:30 p.m. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at the church on Tuesday. Burial will be in the St. Luke’s Lutheran Cemetery, Posen Township. The Sunset Funeral and Cremation Association is caring for the family.
He died peacefully in his sleep Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, at the Granite Falls Manor in Granite Falls.
He was born Dec. 23, 1923, to William and Grace (Alexander) Sickman on the family farm in Vesta. He was called to serve his country in the Occupational Army in Germany from 1944 until 1946.
Survivors include his wife, Mayvis of Granite Falls; his children, Laurie Gabbert of Wood Lake, Diane Mathias of Hinckley, Susan Knutson of Wood Lake and Jan Long of Alexandria; 12 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and two step-great-grandchildren; and sister, Elaine Christensen.