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Hugh Ronald “Ron” Lockman, 86, Independence, Missouri passed away March 31, 2018. A memorial gathering will be held 10:00 AM -12:00 PM, Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at Christ United Methodist Church, Independence, Missouri. Military graveside services will be held 11:00 AM, Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Higginsville, Missouri.
He was born October 27, 1931 in Kansas City, Missouri. Ron retired from Panhandle Eastern Pipe Line Co in 1988. He served the United States during the Korean Conflict in the Navy. Ron attended Baker University. He will be remembered for his love of traveling the world with his beloved wife. Ron enjoyed participating in competitive sports; including playing rugby with the Kansas City Blues. He enjoyed his monthly poker game with his PEPL buddies and golfing at Bent Oaks Golf Club.
Preceded in death by: parents, Fred & Sarah Pearl Lockman; infant brother and a multitude of pets. He is survived by: wife, Toni Lynn Lockman; daughter & son-in-law, Rhonda & Jake Jacoby; daughter & son-in-law, Lynn & Jim Galetti; granddaughter, Shanna Jacoby; granddaughter, Rachel & Tyler Chiarelli; granddaughter, Kaitlin Galetti; great grandson, Vince Jacoby; great granddaughter, Lucy Chiarelli and furry children, Riordan & Riley.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Animals Best Friends at 2302 S Crysler Ave, Independence, Missouri 64052 or St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital or the charity of your choice.