Jean A. DiCicco
Jean Ann DiCicco, 76, Stevens Point, died Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 29, at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Howard Hintzman presiding. Burial, with committal rite, will be in Plover Cemetery on River Road.
Visitation will be at Boston Funeral Home from 3 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 28, and at the church from 9 a.m. Thursday until the service.
Condolences may be offered online at
Mrs. DiCicco was born July 19, 1940, in Junction City, a
daughter of the late George and Anna (Kazda) Schneeberg. She grew up in the
central Wisconsin area, attended local grade schools and graduated from P.J.
Jacobs High School in Stevens Point.
She later attended Mid-State Technical College and graduated
with an associate degree in accounting.
She was married to Donald B. DiCicco of Lake Como Oct. 6,
1961, at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Stevens Point. He died Jan. 18,
Following short periods where they lived in Chicago, Ill., and
Kenosha, they moved to Whiting and eventually Plover in 1970, where they raised
She was an accountant and started her bookkeeping career
with Bob Borneman Homes, a Wausau Homes builder. In 1985, she began working in
the bursar’s office for the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. She retired
in 2006, but continued to volunteer as a bookkeeper for many local nonprofit
groups and church organizations.
She was an active member of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church.
She was an avid quilter in retirement and a member of the quilting group at St.
Paul’s. She recently traveled to a United Methodist Midwest Distribution Center
to sew totes and children’s clothes for families affected by natural disasters.
Survivors include four children, Jeffrey (Kathryn) DiCicco,
Alan (Tina) DiCicco, Laura (Steven) Bertjens and Jason DiCicco; three siblings,
David (IlaMae) Schneeberg, Mel (Carol) Schneeberg and Judith (David) Kulas; seven
grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one brother, Richard