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Christopher O. Lockwood

June 11, 1954 ~ October 8, 2020 (age 66)


Christopher O. Lockwood, 66 of Gaylord, passed away on Thursday, October 8, 2020 at home surrounded by his family.


Born in Detroit on June 11, 1954, he was the son of Harold and Agnes (Solon) Lockwood.


On February 14, 1976, Chris married the loved of his life, Susan Matelski. The two enjoyed 44 years of marriage before his passing. They raised 3 wonderful children and a made lifetime of memories together. Chris enjoyed spending time on the water, boating with his family. He loved going to the Florida beaches, taking his grandchildren to Disney and simply just being with his family. His pride and joy were his grandchildren. He will be greatly missed.


He is survived by his wife, Susan; 3 children, Amy Lockwood of Ann Arbor, Chris (Sheena) Lockwood of Urbana, IL and Heather (Russell) Glasby of Gaylord; four very special grandchildren, Tristan, Emma, Payton and Summer Glasby; and a brother, Kevin (Mary) Lockwood of Richmond.


He was preceded in death his parents; his brother, Timothy Lockwood and his sister, Karen Riehle.


The family will visit with friends from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM Monday, October 12, 2020 at Gaylord Community Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Mass of Christian Burial will be private at St. Mary Cathedral. In lieu of flowers, those who wish are asked to consider memorial contributions to St. Mary Cathedral School. Please share your memories and personal messages with the family at www.gaylordfuneralhome.com

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October 12, 2020

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Gaylord Community Funeral Home & Cremation Service
850 N. Center Avenue
Gaylord, MI 49735