Freddie Lockhart Jr., 65 of Danville, passed away Thursday, June 26, 2014, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.
Per his wishes, Fred was cremated and a memorial service will begin at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 29, at Living Water Apostolic Church, 1204 W. Williams St., with Pastor Randy Taylor officiating.
Freddie was born Jan. 7, 1949, to Freddie and Ethel (Thatcher) Lockhart Sr.
He attended Danville schools, graduating and going on to work at CCL in various positions for many years. Fred enjoyed karaoke, singing and his bird and animal books.
Fred married Fern Appelman on Dec. 6, 1975, in Catlin and she survives.
Also surviving is his son, Michael Lockhart; his granddaughter, Cierra Lockhart; a sister, Frances (Larry) Heaton; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and an infant sister.
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