Eddie Wayne Hicks, 68, of Wyaconda died Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at his home.

He was born the son of Eura Edward and Mary (Owens) Hicks on January 5, 1951 in Muscatine, IA.

Eddie married the former Sharon “Shari” Lucille Alloway on May 2, 1971 at the Mulford Evangelical Free Church in Muscatine.

He worked at Hon Industries and Gaeta Construction in Muscatine before retiring in Wyaconda.  Eddie enjoyed spending time with Shari and construction.   He was proud to be a veteran.

He is survived by his wife, Shari, of the home; son, Ryan of Denver, CO; daughter, Staci (Hicks) Stanton and husband Pete of Wyaconda; and a sister, Stella Brus and husband Gale of Oklahoma City, OK.

Per his wishes, there will be no services.

Condolences may be sent to the Hicks family by signing the online guest book at gerthfuneralservice.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Gerth Funeral Service.