LOCKE, ZULA OWETIA a 58 year resident of Hermosa Beach, passed away on Thursday, March 10, 2005 in Torrance. Born in Oklahoma, Zula was 84. She is survived by daughters, Owetia (Bernard) Peterson of Redondo Beach, Barbara (Frank) Knecht of Pacoima and Elaine (Butch) Rigsby of Columbus, OH; son, Donald (Diane) Locke of Fort Collins, CO; granddaughters, Alison Locke of Fort Collins, CO, Shannon Locke of Fort Collins, CO and Carol (John) Glover of Hawthorne; grandsons, Christopher Berg of Hermosa Beach, Danny Cota of Gatton, SC, Brian (Katy) Knecht of Canyon Country,Timothy (Brandi) Knecht of Van Nuys, David Locke of Fort Collins, CO and Jerry (Becky) Thrall of Lugoff, SC; great grandchildren, Billy and Samantha Knecht of Van Nuys, Kylea, Sue, Milo and Simone Emily Knecht all of Canyon Country, Jeana and Joshua Glover of Hawthorne and Jacob Thrall of Lugoff, SC. Also left to mourn her passing are 4 sisters, Mildred, Troy, Frankie, Mary and her brother, Sterling. Burial will be at Pacific Crest Cemetery in Redondo Beach. Services will be conducted at the graveside at PACIFIC CREST CEMETERY. 2701 W. 182nd St. (at Inglewood Ave.), Redondo Beach, CA 90278 on Saturday, March 19, 2005 at 1:00 PM.

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  1. We extend our deepest sympathy to the family of Aunt Zula. Richard is Mildred\’s oldest grandson, son of Pat Davis. We hope that we can attend the memorial service for Aunt Zula. Sincerely, Richard, Ann, Joshua and Rachel Bowen

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