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Gladys Lockard


 She was a retired clerk at the Dauphin County Treasurer’s Office; a faithful member of St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church; a former member of the Women’s Club of Middletown and the Interfaith Housing Board; was a volunteer at the Frey Village Auxiliary and the Thrift Store, both of Middletown; and was also a member of the Middletown Area Historical Society
 In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Jacob E. Lockard.

 She is survived by her sons Barry L. Lockard of Wakefield, N.H., Jack E., husband of Karen Lockard of Mechanicsburg, and John E. Lockard of Middletown; three grandchildren Michael J. (Karen) Lockard, Jack E. (Adrianne) Lockard Jr., and Jason R. Lockard; five great-grandchildren Jessica K. and Ashley E. Lockard, Justin A. Hoffman, Jacob E. and Taylor Grace Lockard; and sister Dorothy J. Sterner.

 A Memorial Tribute to her life will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Thursday, January 3, at her church, N. Union and Spring Sts. Middletown, with the Rev. Dr. J. Richard Eckert officiating.

 Inurnment will be at the convenience of the family.

 A visitation time will be held in the narthex from 10 a.m. until time of service.

 In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Bethesda Mission of Harrisburg.

 Arrangements by Frank E. Matinchek and Daughter Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Middletown.
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