Hicks IreneHICKS, Irene  - Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at the age of 87.

Beloved wife of Charles "Chuck,' joy of my life, best friend and confidant.

Loving mother of Holly Maricotti (Anthony), Marilyn MacDougall (Bernie), and Geoffrey (Kimberly).

Proud and devoted Nanny of Katrina, Cole, Chase, Blake, Brooke, Jaime, Emily-Jane and Shannon.

She will be sadly missed but forever remembered by her family, extended family and close friends. Betty Cheriton and Helen Smith, your frequent visits and letters meant the world to Irene.

A heartfelt thank you to our Village of Erin Meadows family for their loving care and compassion over the last 6 years.

Family and friends will gather at the Glen Oaks Funeral Home, Oakville on Monday, January 21st from 10-11 a.m., followed by a Memorial Service in the Chapel at 11 o'clock. Celebration of Life Reception to follow.

If desired, please consider a donation, in lieu of flowers, in her name to the Charity of your choice.