Nettie Lokker, 80, of Great Barrington

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By Wednesday, Jul 12 Obituaries  3 Comments

Nettie H. Lokker, 80, of Great Barrington died Sunday, July 9, at Fairview Commons Nursing Home in Great Barrington. Nettie was born in Jersey City, New Jersey, on July 2, 1937, the daughter of August and Helen (Whelpley) Diller. She was a graduate of Dickinson High School in Jersey City, class of 1956.

Nettie’s husband, William W. Lokker – whom she married on November 15, 1958, at the United Second Presbyterian Church in Jersey City – predeceased her on February 21, 2005.

Nettie enjoyed going to the Claire Teague Senior Center, gardening, coloring, playing solitaire and word puzzles. Nettie is survived by her son, Matthew Lokker of Great Barrington; her daughter, Denise Lokker of Pittsfield; two grandchildren, Amanda and Clayse; and three great-grandchildren.

A memorial service for Nettie H. Lokker will be held Saturday, July 15, at 10:30 a.m. at the BIRCHES-ROY FUNERAL HOME, 33 South St., Great Barrington, MA 01230. Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery in Great Barrington. Condolences may be made through

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  1. T.Harvey says:

    Denise and Matt,sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing,she a wonderful Lady I will always remember her,fondly,Love and sympathy wishes,
    Tami Harvey

  2. Tom Warner says:

    Denise, Matt, Amanda and Clayse,
    I am so for your loss for you Mom and for Amanda and Clayse your Grandama. I will keep the warm memories
    of your Mom (Grandma), she was such a wonderful neighbor to my Sister. I loved the chats I had with her .
    Prayers to you all.
    Tom W.

  3. Joan Wood says:

    Matt & Denise,we the wood family, ~~rusty,melodie,Scott,& Joan, can not say enough about your mom, A good friend,lwonderful lady,our thoughts and prayers are with both of you~~

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