Locket Dale “Rock” Hespe
Locket Dale “Rock” Hespe, age 74, of Weatherford, Okla., died April 27, 2013, in Weatherford.
Memorial service will be held Friday, May 3, at 2:00 PM in “The Chapel” of Lockstone Funeral Home with Bro. David Lawrence officiating.
Locket was born to William G. and Beulah (Dunham) Hespe on August 5, 1938 in Philip, S.D. He lived in Milesville until age 14 when he came to Oklahoma with Roy Horton Custom Harvest crew and stayed.
On March 5, 1961, he married Pearlene Sellers. He had one son, Dale Wayne Hespe.
Locket spent two years in the U.S. Army. He drove a propane truck for a while, then he went back into the custom harvest business until 1983. Locket worked with Bob’s Electric until he went to work for Tinsley Construction and Roofing until he became disabled. Locket could do anything he set his mind to do. There was nothing he wouldn’t do for someone in need.
Locket is survived by his wife, Pearlene, of the home; one son, Dale Wayne Hespe, Weatherford, Okla.; two brothers, Kenneth Hespe, Harrah, and Wayne and Karen Hespe, Yankton; one sister, Beulah Neville and her husband, Richard, Philip; a sister-in-law, Georgia Sanders, El Reno, Okla.; two brothers-in-law, Dick and Judy Sellers of Shawnee, Okla., and Leon and Peggy Sellers of Colony, Okla.; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Beulah Hespe; one sister, Irene Fairbanks and her husband, Dennis; one brother, Robert Hespe; parents-in-law, Ted and Elvis Sellers; and one nephew, Kendall Sellers.
His online guestbook is available at www.lockstonefuneralhome.com