William Arthur Locy

January 21, 2013

William Arthur Locy

U.S. Army veteran enjoyed outdoor activities

William Arthur Locy, 75, of Amwell Township, Washington, died December 14, 2012, in his home, following a two-month illness.

He was born January 20, 1937, in Washington, a son of Paul and Helen Comstock Locy.

Mr. Locy served in the U.S. Army for 10 years, 11 months, and for his service received the National Defense Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal and four Overseas Bars. He was honorably discharged August 6, 1968.

Mr. Locy was former owner of Washington Fence Co. and, at one time, owned and operated Eighty Four-Pay Lakes. He was also formerly employed at Jessop Steel, and was a lifelong dealer at flea markets.

He enjoyed all outdoor activities, especially fishing, and enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren.

Surviving are a son, William G. (Patricia) Locy of Amity; two daughters, Rita (Erwin) Rohrbacher and Tracie (Michael) Vucic, both of Washington; six grandchildren, Jason, William, Jenny, Kimby, Matthew and Michaelene; seven grandchildren, little Jason, Trustin, Hailey, William II, Reagan, Noah and Aurora; and his former wife, Wilma Schreier Locy.

Deceased are two brothers, Kenneth and Charles Locy, and a sister, Donna Locy.

Inurnment will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 23, in National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, 1158 Morgan Road, Cecil Township. Those attending are asked to meet at the cemetery by 2:15 p.m. Military rites will be accorded by American Legion Edwin Scott Linton Post 175.

Additional information and a guest book are available at www.NealFuneralHome.com.



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