Edwin E. Brockett Jr., 86, of Lompoc, California, and Las Vegas, Nevada, as of 2014, passed away Thursday, 16 May 2019, at Las Ventana's Senior Living Community. Mr. Brockett was an Ohio native born June 2, 1932, in Mansfield, Ohio, and was raised in Kingsville.
He is the son of the late Edwin E. and Doris Brockett. He is preceded in death by wife Laila J. Brockett, wife Millie S. Brockett, and son Michael A. Brockett.
He is a graduate of Shaker Heights High School in Ohio and served in the United States Navy during the Korean Conflict. He moved to Lompoc, California, in 1960, where he retired from Lockheed Martin and General Dynamics Corporation. He is survived by his sister Jane Gibson of Laguna Woods, CA, daughter Dianne Fields of Las Vegas, NV, sons Edwin E Brockett III (Buck), and Gregory J. Brockett, both of Lompoc, CA, 9 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, and special Nieces and Nephews.
Memorial services will be 10 AM on Saturday, July 20th, at Lompoc Evergreen Cemetery with Tom Airey officiating.