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Dennis A. Lockwood
  • Richmondville Volunteer Fire Dept.
    State Route 7
    Richmondville, NY 12149

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“So sorry for your loss. Dennis always had a smile on his face and would help anyone in need. Our prayers are with you. ”
1 of 15 | Posted by: Wendy and Rick Evans - Worcester, NY

“To the family of Dennis Lockwood, we are so very sorry to hear of his passing. Dennis has been our friend for the past 18 years when we first needed...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Michael & Tracy Ferguson - NY

“We are so very sorry for your loss. Dennis was always chipper and a wonderful employee at work. He was always willing to help. He loved his cows...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Jim and Brenda Waite - NY

“We are very sorry for you loss. Dennis was a great fend and will be greatly misse.d. He was always one to jump in lend a helping hand. ”
4 of 15 | Posted by: Charles Evans - East Worcester, NY

“I will so sorely miss Dennis & Denise annual visit to mow our property and trade stories about haying and what it was like 55 years ago when I lived...Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Tim & Chin Conklin - Lynnfield, MA

“Sorry to hear of Dennis's passing going to miss him stopping byto chat and barrow tools and air for his tires on his hay runs in Summit. ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: Terry & Bea Miller - summit, NY

“It saddened us to hear about Dennis's passing and we are very sorry for your loss. We only knew Dennis for a short number of years and enjoyed...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Pamela and Michael Devine - NJ

“I am very sorry to here of Dennis's passing he will truly be missed. He was the first American farmer I ever met,he was an honest and hard working...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Donald a Clancy - South Boston,, MA

“Jen and Cody - Our thoughts and prayers are with you and Dennis' family. We love you. ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: Kim Tupper and Family - PA

“Jennifer - We are very sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts, prayers and hearts. Aunt Diane and Uncle Ken ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: Diane and Kenneth Connolly

“You were more than our hay guy, you were our friend. Condolences to all of your loved ones. RIP Dennis. ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: John and Robbie Sutton - Summit, NY

“Jen, Roger, Denise and Jake, So sorry for your loss. I remember all the times that your dad did round baling for me with his John Deere equipment. ”
12 of 15 | Posted by: Doris Shafer - Cobleskill, NY

“Wanda and Roger, Jennifer, children of Dennis, I am sorry for your loss. It is most difficult when the loss is unexpected. I share in your sorrow. ...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Maxine Christman - Delanson, NY

“I remember the fun I had with you and my sisters when we were kids. Those are some of my favorite memories. And they will always be with me. May God...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Sandra Boynton Moffitt - NY

“Denise-My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this most difficult time. Liz Gaylor ”
15 of 15 | Posted by: Elizabeth Gaylor - Richmondville, NY


Richmondville- Dennis A. Lockwood, 60, of Cross Hill Road, died suddenly on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at Cobleskill Regional Hospital.

Born March 16, 1953 in Cobleskill, he was the son of Walter and Cora (Boughton) Lockwood.

Dennis was a 1972 graduate of the former Richmondville Central School. He was a lifelong area dairy farmer, owning and operating Lockwood Farms in Richmondville.

Dennis loved playing basketball, and had a passion for airplanes and tractors, always dreaming of becoming a pilot someday.

Survivors include his partner: Jennifer Payst of Richmondville; three children: Jacob Lockwood of Broadalbin, Denise Lockwood of Norfolk, VA, and Luke Sommers of Ava, MO; his sister: Wanda Boynton of Summit; his brother: Rodger (Beverly) Lockwood of Richmondville; stepson: Dakota Wilson of Richmondville; six nieces; six great-nieces and five great-nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Mereness-Putnam Funeral Home, 171 Elm St., Cobleskill with Jeffrey Smith of Richmondville United Methodist Church officiating. Family and friends are also invited to attend a period of visitation to be held at the funeral home on Sat., prior to the service from 10 to 11AM.

Memorial contributions may be made to Richmondville Volunteer Fire Dept., Main St., Richmondville, NY 12149.