UPPER SADDLE RIVER, N.J. -- William Lockwood, of Upper Saddle River, died Wednesday, Aug. 17. He was 92.
He was born in Somerville, and was a longtime resident of Franklin Lakes and Surf City before moving to Upper Saddle River in 2014.
He was a 1949 graduate of Columbia University. He was a World War II U.S. Navy veteran.
Prior to his retirement, he was an executive vice president with Global Sysco in Garden City, N.Y.
He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Doris E. Lockwood of Upper Saddle River; son, Robert Lockwood and his wife, Lauren of Upper Saddle River; two daughters, Patti Sue Lockwood and her partner, Jo-Ann Calcagno of Boca Raton, Fla. and Jill M. and her husband, Peter Seidel of Spring Hill, Fla.; and five grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 10:30 a.m. to noon Friday at the Vander Plaat Funeral Home, 257 Godwin Ave., Wyckoff. A funeral service will follow at noon at the funeral home with the interment at Christ the King Cemetery in Franklin Lakes.