Dickie Ann Hetchler age 69, of Camp Douglas, died on Thursday May 24, 2012 at Mile Bluff Medical Center in Mauston. Dickie was the daughter of Richard and Edith (Padgett) Pinkerton, and was born on December 23, 1942 in Lubbock, Texas. Dickie was born and raised in Texas. She was united in marriage to Dennis Hetchler in 1974, and they later moved to Wisconsin Rapids, WI in 1977, where they started up their own business Rapids wholesale and improvement for 23 years. In 2005 they moved to Camp Douglas. Dickie enjoyed camping, golfing, and boating. She loved to run the Mississippi River.
Dickie is survived by her husband Dennis of Camp Douglas, WI., two children; Corey Smithee of Mansfield, TX, Rory Smithee of Mexico, a brother; Ricky Pinkerton of Lubbock, TX, a sister; Penny (Ron) Bates, of Arlington, TX., several grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, and many other relatives and friends.
Private family services are being planned. The Hare Funeral Home in New Lisbon is assisting the family with the arrangements. Online condolences and guestbook available at www.harefuneralhome.com