William Lokey
William Lokey

Obituary of William Lokey

William E. Lokey, 90, lifetime resident of Salisbury, died Thursday, March 10, 2011 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury. Born on June 21, 1920 in Wilmington, DE, he was the son of the late D. Lee Lokey and Georgia Alice Parsons Lokey. He was a WWII Veteran serving 3 years in the Engineer Corp; a lifetime member of VFW Post 194; Loyal Order of Moose 164; American Legion; Senior Bowling League and a member of Christ United Methodist Church, Phillip Morris Road, Salisbury, for over 30 years. He retired from the Salisbury Post Office as a rural mail carrier in 1981. He is survived by his devoted and caring wife of 17 years, Louise Fields Lokey; 6 brothers, Gilbert Lokey, Ted Lokey (Karen), Wayne Lokey (Margie), Marion Lemon, Claude Lemon (Betty), Walter Lemon; sister, Silvia Sayers; sister-in-law, Bea Disharoon; brothers-in-law, H.J. Vincent, Warren Dukes and Richard Marsh; four nieces, Barbara Jackson, Bonnie Weiss, Sherry Symons and Debbie Lokey and several great nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a stepmother, Mary Banks Lokey; brother, Clifton Lee Lokey; two sisters, Dorothy Dukes and Elizabeth Marsh and his first wife of 52 years, Ruth Vincent Lokey. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at 2:00 pm at Holloway Funeral Home with a visitation one hour prior to the service. Interment will be at Wicomico Memorial Park in Salisbury. The Rev. Tom Hurley will officiate. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in to Christ United Methodist Church, 211 Phillip Morris Drive, Salisbury, MD 21804 and/or Grace United Methodist Church, 635 East Church Street Salisbury, MD 21804. Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, 501 Snow Hill Rd. Salisbury, Maryland 21804.To send condolences to the family visit www.hollowayfh.com

Interment Information

Wicomico Memorial Park
721 Snow Hill Road
Salisbury, Maryland, United States

Visitation

When Tuesday, March 15th, 2011 1:00pm - 2:00pm Location Holloway Funeral Home Address 501 Snow Hill Road Salisbury, MD 21804

Service Information

When Tuesday, March 15th, 2011 2:00pm Location Holloway Funeral Home Address 501 Snow Hill Road Salisbury, MD 21804
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