Jon Wendell Wickstrom

February 11, 1949 ~ December 5, 2018 (age 69)
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 Jon Wendell Wickstrom, 69, of Phoenix, Arizona passed away on December 5, 2018. Jon was born February 11, 1949 in Waukegan, Illinois. He moved to Phoenix, Arizona with his family in 1959 and attended Clarendon Elementary and Central High School class of 1967. Jon excelled in running cross country and track while at Central High School and carried on with his passion for athletics the rest of his life. In 1976 Jon graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelors degree in Fine Arts.  After retiring from a career as a manufactures’ representative, Jon enjoyed traveling throughout the United States and Europe along with his continued passion of competitive cycling. His passion for running and cycling was known to all who knew him. Throughout his life he continued to share his love for running by educating and helping others achieve their goals in track and field. Jon is survived by his wife, Beth, his son, Dylan, his daughter, Ebbie, brother, Clif (Mary), sister, Linda (Mark), mother-in-law, Bette, brother-in-law, Jim (Cindy), five nieces and six great nieces and nephews. A service will be held at Christ Church Of The Ascension, Paradise Valley, on December 21, 2018 @ 3pm.  Donations may be made to the charity of your choice or to

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