Lockett, Richard Julius age 70, of Minneapolis, passed away peacefully on January 13, 2023, surrounded by family and friends. He is preceded in death by father Bennie and mother Zelia, brothers Roy and Clifford, sisters Lorraine (Smaller) and Sylvia. Survived by a loving wife of 46 years Junice, brother Benjamin and also a large extended family and a host of friends. Funeral service 11:00 am Saturday, February 11, Park Avenue United Methodist Church, Minneapolis. Visitation 1 hr. prior to service.