F.E. “Gene” Lockwood of Enterprise died June 15, 2007. He was 85.
Mr. Lockwood was born near Florence July 7, 1922. His public school years were spent in Tacoma, Wash. After serving in WW II, he used his GI Bill to further his education, receiving a degree in Industrial Management. He retired from the Boeing Company in Seattle after 34 years. He and his wife moved to Enterprise in 2004.
Survivors include his wife Shirley of 58 years; daughters Susan and Warren McCasland of Puyallup, Wash. and Gayle and Larry Gibson of Enterprise; grandchildren Geoffrey Linton and Victoria Gibson; sisters Leola R. Goit of Salinas, Calif. and Anita Wolfe of Tacoma, Wash. and numerous nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life will be held later in Washington.
Wallowa County Chieftain – June 28, 2007
Contributed by Dixie Ricker