In Loving Memory of Lyle E. Lockwood

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Tribute to Lyle E. Lockwood, our loving father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend.

Tribute to Lyle E. Lockwood, our loving father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend.

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  • 1. Lyle Lockwood A life well lived…and a husband, father, grandfather and individual well loved. Born: June 3, 1925 Kimball, Nebraska Died: July 25, 2013 Casper, Wyoming
  • 2. Lyle Lockwood
  • 3. Navy Service I can imagine no more rewarding a career. And any man who may be asked in this century what he did to make his life worthwhile, I think can respond with a good deal of pride and satisfaction: “I served in the United States Navy.” - John F. Kennedy Served: December 24, 1942 – June 5, 1946
  • 4. U.S. Naval Training Station – February 22, 1943
  • 5. The U.S.S. Joseph E. Connelly USS Joseph E. Connolly (DE-450) was a John C. Butler-class destroyer escort acquired by the U.S. Navy during World War II. The primary purpose of the destroyer escort was to escort and protect ships in convoy, in addition to other tasks as assigned, such as patrol or radar picket.
  • 6. The U.S.S. Dionne USS Dionne (DE-261) was an Evarts-class destroyer escort of the United States Navy during World War II. She was sent off into the Pacific Ocean to protect convoys and other ships from Japanese submarines and fighter aircraft. She performed escort and antisubmarine operations in dangerous battle areas and returned home with six battle stars, a high number for a ship of her type.
  • 7. Honor Flight – 2011
  • 8. Honor Flight – 2011
  • 9. Honor Flight – 2011
  • 10. Marriage The greatest marriages are built on teamwork. A mutual respect, a healthy dose of admiration, and a never-ending portion of love and grace. - Fawn Weaver Married: January 23, 1949 In: Kimball, Nebraska
  • 11. Lyle and Audrey
  • 12. Lyle and Audrey
  • 13. Lyle and Audrey
  • 14. Time for some fun
  • 15. Seminoe Dam & Reservoir 1951 - 1960
  • 16. Seminoe Sheep Herd In 1958, the Wyoming Game and Fish decided to establish a Bighorn Sheep population. During the first year, Lyle took care of the herd.
  • 17. Suzy – The Pet Deer
  • 18. Casper Western Area Power
  • 19. Casper Western Area Power Lyle won an award for a device he developed. This device was designed to perform non-destructive testing of fiberglass equipment used to work on energized power lines.
  • 20. Shriners  Scottish and York-Rite Mason  Korein Temple  T-Patrol
  • 21. Shriner’s
  • 22. Shriner’s
  • 23. Korean T-Patrol
  • 24. Father A father is neither an anchor to hold us back, nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light whose love shows us the way. Children:  David Lockwood  Gary Lockwood  Sharon Lockwood  Liz Hepp  Milford Lockwood
  • 25. The love of a family is one of life’s greatest blessings.
  • 26. I think togetherness is a very important ingredient to family life.
  • 27. Our family is a circle of strength and love…
  • 28. branches on a tree, we all grow in different directions, yet our roots remain as one.
  • 29. Family…where life begins and love never ends.
  • 30. Grandchil dren Grandchildren are the dots that connect the lines from generation to generation. Lois Wyse  Chris Hepp  Jennifer Hepp  Michelle Voytko  Haley Lockwood
  • 31. Lyle and Grandson Chris
  • 32. Lyle and Granddaughters Michelle and Jenny
  • 33. Lyle and Granddaughter Haley
  • 34. Great- Grandchil dren Great-grandchildren complete the circle of love.  Kaiden Hepp  Madison Voytko  Mara Voytko
  • 35. Great-Grandpa Lyle with Madison, Mara and Kaiden
  • 36. Great-Grandpa Lyle and Kaiden
  • 37. Lyle and Kaiden
  • 38. Family
  • 39. Liz and John’s Wedding – 1974 Milford and Jeannie’s Wedding – 1976
  • 40. Building Lynn and Bonnie’s House
  • 41. A family’s love grows each and every time we get together
  • 42. Our family through the years
  • 43. Puppy Love All you need is love…and a dog.  Frisky  Tawny  Tassie  Holly  Katie
  • 44. Puppy Love
  • 45. Puppy Love
  • 46. Touring Europe
  • 47. Touring the U.S.
  • 48. Hunting Buddies
  • 49. One Last Antelope Hunt – 2011
  • 50. Cooking Time
  • 51. The Many Faces of Lyle
  • 52. A love like ours will endure beyond the years, beyond the tears, and well after we leave this earth.
  • 53. Thank you all… We can't thank you all enough for your thoughts. It is comforting to have so many friends praying for our family during this difficult time. It is with deep appreciation that we say thank you for the many expressions of love, kindness and support shown to us. Thank you for all you’ve done.