Friday, August 2, 2013
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John Culver Wickes, 71, of Key West, Fla., formerly of Penllyn, Pa., passed away Saturday, July 20, 2013. He was the son of the late Walter F. Wickes II and Aimee du Pont Wetherill, stepfather Francis D. Wetherill and stepmother Helen Wickes.

He is survived and deeply loved by his wife, Carol Lilley Wickes; one daughter, Carole Wickes Marani and her husband Paul Philip; one son, Christopher Parker Wickes; and two grandchildren, Brendan D. and Catherine Ann Marani.

A private funeral service was held on Wednesday, July 24, 2013, for his immediate family at Chandler Funeral Home, Hockessin, Del.

In lieu of memorial contributions, John and his family want you to live each day as though it was the first day of the rest of your life.

Arrangements by Chandler Funeral Home, Wilmington, Del.