Martha B. Hicks
Martha B. Hicks, 80, of Champlain, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, at her home surrounded by her loving family.
She was born July 14, 1939, in Mooers Forks, the daughter of Marshall and Achsah (Vancour) Rabideau. She operated a daycare; she loved her kids. Martha touched the lives of many children through the years. She also enjoyed crocheting and knitting.
She is predeceased by her parents; her husband, Robert H. Hicks Sr., who passed away in 2008; and one brother, Dennis Rabideau.
Left to cherish memories of Martha are one son, Robert Hicks Jr. and his companion Tonya Forrette of Champlain; one daughter, Darlene Hilliker and her husband Calvin of Champlain; four sisters, Beverly Barcomb; Lenore Guerin and her husband Bill, Betty Hinton and her husband Brian and Theresa Fields and her husband James. She is further survived by five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and a sister-in-law, Debbie Rabideau.
Martha's family would like to extend a special thank you to her companion, Art LaRoche for being a wonderful man to her and helping her so much. They also wish to thank Hospice of the North Country for all of the wonderful care.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, at 11 a.m. at St. Patrick's Church in Rouses Point. Donations may be made to Hospice of the North Country or Champlain Fire Department.
Arrangements are in the care of the Ross Funeral Home, 2586 Route 11, Mooers. To offer an online condolence, please visit
Published on December 7, 2019


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Lynn McCarthy
Dec 08, 2019
Darlene and Bobby, I am so sorry to hear about Aunt are both in my thoughts and prayers, as well as my heart ❣️❣️❣️
Barbara Poupore
Dec 08, 2019
Darlene, Bobby and family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. She will be missed by many. RIP Aunt Martha ❤️
Debbie Perreault
Dec 07, 2019
So sorry to the family for your loss. I have fond memories of her when we use to live in the trailer park.
Mary and Gary Bedard
Dec 07, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers for Martha and her family,she sure did care for a lot of children,in clouding my oldest daughter and my sisters two daughters.She was always so kind
Karen Richard
Dec 07, 2019
Martha was my first babysitter, my friend for life and my father's loving, wonderful companion. We will all miss you so much. Rest in peace sweet lady. You will live on in our hearts.