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“Prayers to the family ”
1 of 2 | Posted by: Paige Doering Meyer - Stover, MO

“What a sweet, sweet lady. So sorry to hear of her passing. ”
2 of 2 | Posted by: Jill Everson

Sterling - Wilma Alene Lockhart, age 72, of Sterling, died Monday February 20, 2012 at Genesis East Medical Center in Davenport.

Wilma was born February 14, 1940 in Fairfield, IL, the daughter of Paul and Audrey (Lamb) Feather. She married David H. Lockhart on June 15, 1961 at Messiah Lutheran Church in Sterling. David died in May 2, 1983. Wilma was a licensed beautician and cosmetology instructor for more than 50 years. She and David owned three beauty salons in the Rock Falls area for many years. Wilma also was a long time member of the Sinnissippi Sweet Adeline Chorus in Sterling and worked as a teacher at the Dixon Correctional Facility.

Survivors include; one daughter; Becky (Kenneth) Meyers Aripeka, Florida, two sons; David (Cheri) Lockhart of rural Sterling, and Bradley Lockhart of Sterling, one granddaughter; Sara Gholson of Spring Hill, FL, two sister-in-laws; Lynn Feather of Rock Falls, and Joan (Ivan) Shapiro, one brother-in-law; Bob (Elaine) Lockhart of Euclid, Ohio, and seven nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by; her parents, and one brother; Larry Feather.

Visitation will be Thursday from 5-7PM at McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls. Funeral Service will be Friday also at the funeral home at 10AM, with Pastor Dalmus Meeks officiating. Burial will immediately follow at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling.