Ramon J. Lockhart, 95, passed away June 26, 2022 at University Hospital in Columbia.
Ramon was born to Ray and Minnie (Hughes) Lockhart on October 24, 1926 in Foster, MO. He was united in Marriage to Gwen (Bain) Lockhart until her passing on December 31, 2021. He was a graduate of Butler High School and received his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Central Missouri. While attending UCM, Ramon earned the first varsity letter in golf awarded at the college. His time at UCM resulted in a 55 year teaching career, not only in Missouri but in California, Michigan, and Kansas as well. Until his retirement in 2006, Ramon taught high school chemistry, physics, and math, even earning a Missouri State Teacher of the Year award.