“B” was best known as a kind-hearted gentleman — loyal, loving and generous to all. He was very proud of his family. He was “grandpa” to his four grandchildren and “BB” to his five great-grandchildren. They brought him much joy. Family gatherings and events were always extra special for “B;” there’s nothing he loved more.
L.B. passed away Saturday, March 22, 2014. He will be missed by his wife, children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and a number of nieces, nephews and other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings.
His survivors include his wife of 68 years, Gertrude of the home; his daughter, Carol of Norman; his son, Randy and wife Jonell of Edmond; his grandchildren Nathan Lockhart and wife Staci of Norman, Greg Lockhart of Oklahoma City, Erin Kaiser and husband Cameron of Oklahoma City and Whitney Pearson of Tulsa; his great-grandchildren Kate, Jane and Elle Lockhart, Pepa Lockhart, Canon Kaiser and one more great-grandson, due in early April.
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. today at NorthHaven Church, 4600 36th Ave. NW in Norman, with interment following at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery in Norman.
Arrangements for L.B. and his family were placed in the care of the Vice family at Havenbrook Funeral Home in Norman.
Online condolences may be shared at HavenbrookFuneralHome.com.
Norman Transcript, Tuesday, March 25, 2014
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