Hickman, Gary "Doc" of Pentwater and Portage, Michigan and Stuart, Florida died on January 16, 2023. He was the premiere outdoors man; he enjoyed bird hunting, fishing and boating his entie life. Doc was the consummate man's man and enjoyed way too many friendships to mention. He was active in many community affairs and was a very well respected man. Gary practiced orthodontics in Portage for 41 years. He is survived by wife Karen of 36 years and a son Ryan and brother Mike. A Celebration of Life will be held on Thursday June 15, 2023 at 3 pm at Park Place in Pentwater, Michigan.