Born January 19, 1929 in Olean, she was a daughter of Joe and Nancy G. (Aaron) Kerr. She attended Otto-Eldred High School.
On July 19, 1947 in St. Raphael Church in Eldred, she married Willard A. Lockwood, who died on October 27, 1995.
She was employed at McCroy's 5 & 10 and later at Zippo Manufacturing Company. She was member of St. Elizabeth Church in Smethport. She enjoyed working crossword puzzles, table puzzles, and after her husband death was able to travel throughout the world.
Surviving is one son, Thomas W. Lockwood of Smethport, two grandchildren: Kim Lockwood-Harris of Erie, and Thomas W. Lockwood Jr. of Lewis Run, 5 great grandchildren, one sister Joan Goff of Lockport, one brother Richard Kerr of Duke Center, and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and one daughter Judy Cloud.
Family will be receiving friends Sunday January 6, 2013 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm in the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes, Inc. 33 South Ave., Bradford. Friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00am on Monday, January 7, 2013, in St. Elizabeth's Church in Smethport with Rev. Vincent Cieslewicz pastor as celebrant. Burial will be in McKean Memorial Park.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to American Cancer Society 95 Main Street Bradford, PA 16701 or American Diabetes Association 1660 Duke Street Alexandria, VA 22314, Alzheimer's Association, 1128 State Street, Suite 301, Erie, PA 16501, or charity of the donor's choice.
On line condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com