Dave W. Locke

Dave William Locke, 57 of Glouster passed away Saturday July 8, 2017 at the O.S.U. East Hospital, Columbus.  Born December 25, 1959 in Dayton, he was the son of the late Edward and Maxine Thompson Locke.  He was a graduate of Trimble High School, worked for three years at Fort Hood Army Base in Texas as a civilian, two years at Nicofibers Glass in Shawnee, and retired from Ohio University.  He was also a foster parent for many years.  Dave enjoyed many things, including, fishing, boating, hunting, but mostly riding his Harley.

He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Colette Buchanan Locke of Glouster; a son, David Allen Locke (Meloney Mullins) of Trimble; two brothers-in-law, Bryan “Pete” (Mindy) Buchanan of Glouster and Joe McGee of Trimble; several special nieces and nephews; and a lifelong friend, Keith (Audrey) Hall of Trimble.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Faye Locke; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Richard and Coletta Buchanan; a sister-in-law, Lee Ann McGee; and his uncle and aunt who raised him, Albert and Leona Kamento.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday July 14, 2017 at the Morrison Funeral Chapel Glouster-Bishopville with Rick Seiter officiating.  Interment will be in the Maplewood Cemetery, Glouster.  Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.  The family requests that any motorcycle friends ride their bikes as the funeral procession will be led by a motorcycle hearse.  A comforting message may be sent to the family at www.morrisonfc.com.

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