Albert C. Locke III of Dudley, Ma. Bert passed away on Tuesday May 29 at home surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on December 30th, 1957 in Worcester, Ma.
He leaves behind his wife Susan of almost 40 years, their oldest daughter, Elizabeth and Eric Pettengill of Virginia, and their three children, Matthew, Erin and Emily and their youngest daughter Shelley with whom they shared their home., and their two beagles, Lucy and Tobey. He also leaves behind his mother, Lillian Cathline of Dudley, and his six sisters; Jane and Richard Poirier of North Grosvenordale, Sandra and Chris Bartolomei of Dudley, Deborah and Jim Peloquin of Lakeland, Fla, Kim Cathline of Dudley, Amy and Phil Leboeuf of Dudley, and Kris and Steve Henry of Barre. And numerous nieces and nephews.
In his younger years he was an avid chess player and won many trophies tournaments. He enjoyed ham radios and anything electronic, which was his lifelong occupation. He enjoyed fishing, and playing strategy games like Risk and Civilization. He liked a cold Sam Adams, and his attire of choice was flannel shirts and blue jeans and sneakers, regardless of the weather. He had a great sense of wit and humor that will be greatly missed.
Shaw- Majercik Funeral Home, 48 School St., Webster has been entrusted with his arrangements. Per his wishes there are no calling hours and burial will be private. A guest book is available at www.shaw-majercik.com where you may post a condolence or light a candle. Contributions can be made to: The American Lung Association, 1661 Worcester Rd, Framingham, MA 01701 or because of his lifelong love of Beagles with his wife, B.O.N.E.S (Beagles Of New England States) P.O. Box 1510 New Boston, NH 03070.
In the words of his favorite band, The Beatles ‘Let It Be.”