Robert W. Locklin

Robert W. Locklin 1932 - 2013 80, passed away February 17, 2013 in Tucson. He was born June 6, 1932 in Urbana, Illinois and graduated from the University of Illinois and earned an MBA from the University of Michigan. He retired from IBM to Tucson in 1988. He had a lifelong love of flying, earning his pilot's license when he was 16, and later earned his commercial pilot's license and flew for the Civil Air Patrol in Vermont and Arizona. He was preceded in death by his parents, D. Philip Locklin and Anne Littlefield Locklin and his brother, David W. Locklin. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Mary Lou; a son, Steven; daughter-in-law, Mari and two grandsons, William and Thomas. No local service is planned. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a donation to the . Arrangements by VISTOSO FUNERAL HOME.

Published in the Arizona Daily Star on Feb. 24, 2013