Passed away December 5,2013 in Pahrump, Nevada. Born April 25,1926 in Los Angeles. Joined the Navy 1943 served On USS Manilla Bay, Wounded in combat, Battle of Leyte Gulf.
Married Cora Myrtue, Moved to Lodi 1956 as head Electrician for Diamond Walnut. Retired after 33 years. Past Commander of VFW
, Past Chief Ranger Order of Forresters, Past President of Stockton Coin Club, CAPS volunteer for Galt Police Department. He used to say he was jack of all trades and master of none. Always willing to help a friend.
Preceded in death by Wives Cora and Joan and two sisters. Survived by his son Don (Susan) Lackyard, Grandchildren Brandon Lackyard, Shanee (Marc) Kelley, Great Grandchildren Ashley, Brock and Brent.
At his request there will be no service. Committal is private at Cherokee Memorial Park.