Ileane M. (Cadrette) Wickham


Ileane M. Wickham, 84, Rome, passed away on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at the Presbyterian Home in New Hartford. Born in Rome on August 13, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Bessie (Wiltsie) Cadrette. On October 6, 1953 she was united in marriage to Philip Wickham. He passed away February 4, 1998.

Ileane worked for 38 years for the CNY DSO. She was a member at St. Mary’s Church and enjoyed going to garage sales and sewing.

She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Philip and Ann Wickham Jr. of Rome and Frederick and Debbie Wickham of Rome; a sister, Shirley Caldwell of Springfield, IL; a brother and sister-in-law, Leonard and Kathi Cadrette of Floyd; three grandsons, Travis, Mike and Eric; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

In keeping with Ileane’s wishes, private services will be held at the convenience of the family. There are no calling hours.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 418 N. George St., Rome.

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