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WICKINS - Joan Of Newfane, NY, formerly of Somerset, NY, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on March 6, 2016, wife of Russell Wickins; daughter of the late Paul and Melva Richardson McCullough. Joan was born in Buffalo, NY on April 6, 1942. She enjoyed bowling, going to garage sales and listening to Southern gospel music. Joan was a member of the Amherst friends of Harmony Ladies Auxiliary. She loved crocheting hats, gloves, blankets etc., and donating her work to nursing homes, hospitals and any organization who was in need. Family was Joan's greatest blessing. Mother of Susan Wolf of Lockport, NY, Rev. David (Lisa) Wickins of Akron, NY and Jennifer Wickins of Newfane; grandmother of Alycia Wolf, Jasmine Wolf, Nicole Wickins, Joshua Wickins, James Eckborg Jr. and Jemmina Eckborg; great-grandmother of Mackenzie Swan and Thomas Dier; also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins. Family and friends may call at the County Line United Methodist Church, 1385 County Line Rd., Lyndonville, NY 14098 on Friday from 10-11 AM, where a Funeral Service will be held at 11 AM. Burial will be held in Somerset Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to County Line United Methodist Church, PO Box 202, Barker, NY 14012 would be appreciated by the family. Please visit www.rutland-corwin.com to send the family a condolence.