William Lockhart

Friday December 18, 2020

William Ellis Lockhart Sr. (81) passed away peacefully on December 18, 2020. He was born in Covington, VA to John and Sarah and resided in Merriville, IN. He retired from Frito Lay after working for 40 years. He enjoyed spending time with his grandkids and on the golf course.


He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Diane Lockhart, his sons, Bill Jr.-Rocky (Robin) and Steven (Danielle) and his grandkids Nikki, Brian (Brittany), Camden, and Ellie. He is also survived by his siblings Ray (Jean), Wayne, Claudine, Lewis (Ruth), and Linda (Jim). Preceded in death by brother John Jr, and sisters Zoel and Nadine.


The visitation will be held at Calumet Park Funeral Chapel on December 23, 2020 from 2-7PM. Internment will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family. A fund will be established for a Junior Golf Scholarship.



Wednesday December 23, 2020
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Calumet Park Funeral Chapel

7535 Taft Street Merrillville Indiana 46410



9191 Mississippi St.  Merrillville IN 46410