Victoria L. 'Vicki' Bickel

Victoria L. “Vicki” Bickel, 62, of Huntington, IN, died Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, at 7:50 p.m. at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne, IN.

Mrs. Bickel was a registered nurse and worked at St. Joseph and Lutheran hospitals in Fort Wayne and for the Indiana State Board of Health.
She was born Dec. 4, 1954, in Bluffton, to Dennis Lobsiger and Rose Perry. Her father and stepmother, Wanda Lobsiger, survive in Bluffton. She married Robert Bickel, and he preceded her in death on April 5, 2008.

Additional survivors include three stepsons, Dean (Linda) Bickel, of Cromwell, and Shane (Karen) Bickel and Kim (Terry) Bickel, both of Huntington; a stepdaughter, Lauren (John) Adams, of Huntington; three brothers, Paul (Vicki) Swain, of Roanoke; and John (Sandra) Strain and Dave Strain, both of Georgia; four sisters, Tonya (Gary) Buzzard, of Warren,; Trudy Swain, of Colorado; Cindy (Bob) Dillahay of Fishers; and Cynthia Carter, of Noblesville; and numerous stepgrandchildren and stepgreat-grandchildren.

A celebration of life service will be held at a later date.
Memorial gifts may be made to the family, in care of Deal-Rice Funeral Home, 338 E. Washington St., Huntington, IN 46750.
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