Services planned for Ray Lockhart

DOWNEY - Ray Edwin Lockhart passed away at home Aug. 30 at age 92.He was born Jan. 29, 1918, in West Virginia to Frank Fern and Mary Bell Buck Lockhart. He moved to California as a young man where he met his wife of 70 years, Lenna Ann Dearden. They lived in Downey for 57 years. Lockhart worked at Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in Los Angeles for 38 years and Pacific Conveyor in Downey for three years. He was a member of the LDS Church. He is survived by his wife, Lenna; four children, Sharon Jackman (Ted), Nancy Collins, Marilyn Lockhart and Clinton Lockhart (Sue); 19 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Hila Friedlander; and a brother, Russell Lockhart. Funeral services will be held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 12425 Orizaba Ave., on Sept. 7 at 10 a.m. A viewing for family and friends will be at 9 a.m. at the same address. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations to the LDS Humanitarian Fund (, click "Humanitarian Services").

********** Published: September 2, 2010 - Volume 9 - Issue 20