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 Raymond G Lockrem

Raymond G Lockrem

Birth
Wells County, North Dakota, USA
Death 25 Oct 2012 (aged 87)
Monterey County, California, USA
Burial Harvey, Wells County, North Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 100003318 · View Source
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Raymond G. Lockrem, 87, resident of Salinas since 1976, passed away Thursday, October 25, 2012. He was born February 27, 1925 in Harvey, North Dakota to Ole and Martha Lockrem.

Raymond served in the United States Army from 1944-1946 in the areas of Ardennes, Rhine Land, and Central Europe. He fought in the Battle of the Bulge from December 16, 1944 to January 7, 1945.

After the military, he went to work for Fort Ord Engineering Division from 1949 until he retired in 1985, after 36 years of service. Upon his retirement, Raymond enjoyed visiting relatives, playing golf, going to casinos and touring all areas of California. He was also a 57 year member of the American Legion. In 2010, Raymond moved to Villa Serra Assisted Living Facility.

Raymond was preceded in death by his parents, Ole and Martha Lockrem; brothers, Noble, George, Lloyd, Clarence and Raymond; sisters, Maria, Josephine, and Olga.

He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Mitzie Lockrem; children, Maire Ann Nabzeska of Smartsville, CA, Daniel A. Lockrem of Vallejo, Chris N. Lockrem of Watsonville and Les L. Lockrem of Elk Grove; and sister Esther Schuh of Minnesota.

Visitation will be held Monday, October 29, 2012 from 1-5pm at the Struve and Laporte Chapel. 41 W. San Luis St, Salinas, CA 93901. Graveside Service will be held at Sunnyside Cemetery in Harvey, ND.

Funeral Arrangements by Struve and Laporte Funeral Home, visit www.struveandlaporte.com for online condolences. Published in The Monterey Herald on October 27, 2012


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  • Created by: Ms. Clyde
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100003318
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Raymond G Lockrem (27 Feb 1925–25 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100003318, citing Sunnyside Cemetery, Harvey, Wells County, North Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Ms. Clyde (contributor 46994776) .