John R. Trickett

May 1st, 2013

John R. Trickett, age 32, a life-long resident of Wilmington, died Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington.

John was born on March 22, 1981, in Winchester, MA, he was the beloved son of June M. (Pidgeon) and John C. Trickett both of Wilmington.

John was raised and educated in Wilmington and attended Wilmington High School.

John worked for several years with a landscaping company, as a hardwood flooring installer, and also worked as a plumber’s apprentice.

John loved fishing, music, his family, his dogs, and spending time with friends.  He especially loved being a dad to his son Jaylen; he was the light of John’s life and his greatest achievement.

John will be dearly missed by all who loved him.

In addition to his parents who survive him, John was the beloved father of Jaylen Trickett, dear brother of Janette (Trickett) Wiggett and her husband Bruce of Plymouth, NH, uncle of Logan and Cabot Wiggett, grandson of Eleanor Pidgeon of Gilmanton, NH, Marie Trickett of Salem, NH, the late Janette Pidgeon, Robert Pidgeon, and David Trickett, nephew of Robert and Beth Pidgeon, Caroline Doherty, Bruce and Michele Doherty, Brad and Sandy Doherty, Andy and Betsy Doherty, Paul and Ann Trickett, David and Cindy Trickett, Elizabeth and Bob Thomas.  John is also survived by many cousins, extended family members, and friends.

Family and friends will gather for Visiting Hours on Friday, May 3rd from 4-7 p.m. in the Nichols Funeral Home, Inc., 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington.  In lieu of flowers donations in John’s memory may be made to the John R. Trickett Memorial Fund, Reading Co-operative Bank, Attn: Rich Selig, 300 Trade Center, Suite 1740 Woburn, MA 01801.


32 Entries in Guest Book for “John R. Trickett”

  1. Wanda Merola says:

    I have known John since he was six years old, he use to baby sit for my son’s. He was a very handsome and caring man. He will be missed dearly. My heart goes out to his mother, June.

  2. Sally MacIver says:

    I am so sorry for your loss, God will strengthen and carry you through the hard times ahead. With Love Sally

  3. Martha Bransfield says:

    June, I am so sorry to hear about John. The world is a brighter place with another star shinning down on us. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Martha B.

  4. Melissa Lauria says:

    June I am so very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, John, Janette and Jaylen. Love, Melissa (Wiggett) Lauria

  5. Marilyn Thackeray says:

    June, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Sending big hugs!!!

  6. Claire Murphy says:

    Oh My Dear Junie, I am speachless to Hear of your loss. I am so sorry. May God’s love and peace be with you. Love, Claire

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  9. Tammy and Damon says:

    RIP you will missed. Sorry for your loss June….

  10. kim landry says:

    RIP John, you will be missed.

  11. Mary Barry Emerick says:

    June, I am so sorry for your loss…You & your family are in my thoughts & prayers…Big hugs…Love Mary

  12. joan tardif says:

    june, janette and family sorry for your loss. i loved that kid. no matter what i was doing that kid always was there to lend me a helping hand. i will miss him and i regret i never went to see him. i will miss you and always love you john rest in oeace my buddy.

  13. Kathy Fuller says:

    June & family ~ I am so sorry for your loss. The memories of John will live on in your hearts forever & I hope they can carry you through such a difficult time. You are all in my thoughts & prayers. Love, Kathy

  14. Lori Hewitt says:

    I am sorry for your families loss. You are all in my thoughts & prayers.

  15. Jen Splaine-Crane says:

    I am so very sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers.

  16. Jeanne & Chris Melitse says:

    Our deepest sympathies to you all. Remember that he is at peace now and will always be in our hearts.

  17. scott &stefanie bishop says:

    stef & I are so sorry for your loss.

  18. Beryl Lynch says:

    My sincere condolences over the loss of your son, John. My thoughts & prayers are with you, June.

  19. kelly arsenault says:

    I’m sorry for your loss

  20. Barbara Crockett says:

    I had John as a student in grade 7, and am so sorry to learn of his passing. My deepest condolences go out to John’s family and friends.

  21. leisa park says:

    So sorry to hear about John I went to the west with him, and he was also good friends with my cousin Scott, may he rest in peace

  22. Frederick P Foss says:

    I’m sorry for your loss Miss Trickett. this must be very hard for you and your family right now. please know i will say a prayer for john and your family.

  23. Terrie Ahern says:

    John was a great person and will be truly missed… He worked with my ex-husband at the landscaping company and always had a smile and was a very hard worker. My prayers are with you and your family.

  24. Patti & Lloyd Park says:

    Dear June and John and family,

    You have our deepest sympathy on the loss of your beloved son, John. I remember him in school when our daughter, Leisa was there. We hope in time your hearts will heal, and he will forever be remembered. Our prayers are with you at this difficult time.

  25. Jennifer Palmer says:

    RIP John!!! You will be missed!!!! My prayers go out to his family!!!

  26. Dave and Candy says:

    June , we are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. AJ sends his love, hugs & kisses to you.

  27. Cathie says:

    so sorry to hear of John’s passing. He was a hard worker and very polite .I haven’t seen him in many years but I will always remember how big he would smile when he talked about his son. Rest in Peace John

  28. Mr & Mrs Murphy says:

    Dear Mr.& Mrs. Trickett, We are so sorry for your loss, please know you are all in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

  29. Carol (Nitchie)McGee says:

    I am so very sorry to hear of your loss. Please know I’m thinking of your family as you move through the very difficult weeks and months ahead.

  30. Debbie Michalides says:

    Dear June,
    I am so sorry to hear of the loss of John, I remember him as a bubbly little boy. May he rest in peace.

  31. Linda Saulnier says:

    June, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family

  32. Mary Errichetti says:

    June, I am so sorry for your loss. I just found out about your son. God Bless you and your family. I hope to catch up with you sson. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family, and your grandson.

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