Kevin Dean Dickey, 62, of Carlyle, IL (formerly of Wayne City, IL) passed away on Saturday, December 11, 2021 in Edwardsville, IL.
Kevin was born in Fairfield, IL on November 9, 1959 to Verl and Dorothy Dickey.
Kevin loved his family and friends and treasured time spent together with them. Kevin was employed at Amazon Distribution Center in Edwardsville, IL and worked as a Driver Supervisor. He enjoyed golfing, Illinois basketball and the St. Louis Cardinals. He loved his family and friends and treasured time spent together. He was most proud of his grandchildren. He was a member of the Arrington Prairie Missionary Baptist Church in Sims, IL.
Kevin was preceded in death by his father, Verl Dickey, Grandparents: Audrey & Pearl (Collins) Dickey, Tom & Alice (Jenkins) Buchanan, and brother-in-law Denny Clark.
Kevin is survived by his loving mother, Dorothy Dickey; his children: Kristen Anastasi, Justin (Ashley) Dickey, Kyle (Layna) Dickey, Kayley (Jesse) Denzer and Katelyn McNab; Siblings: Verla (Tom) Taylor, Cindy Clark, Stuart Dickey & Brian Dickey; Grandchildren: Josie Anastasi, Emmalyn Dickey, Nora Dickey, Aven Dickey, Collins Dickey & McKenzie Denzer; several aunts, uncles, and extended family, and special friend, Laurie Dalton.
Funeral services for Kevin Dean Dickey will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday, December 17, 2021 at the Archie L. Sanders Memorial Chapel, located inside Thomason Cemetery in Wayne City, IL with Ron Loker and Jerry Wilson officiating. Interment will follow the funeral service at Thomason Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Thursday, December 16, 2021 at Young Funeral Home in Wayne City, IL.
Online condolences and words of encouragement may be left at www.youngfuneralhomellc.com