The Warren Striders Track Club, Inc. and staff wish to honor those club members and dear friends who are no longer with us. 

We miss seeing you at the starting and finish lines.

  • Paul Gore       

  • Karlton Johnson

    Ron Pruitt

  • Bogan Reed        

  • Chuck Smith

  • Sabrina Stringer

                                          In Memory of

Paul Von Lockhart, Jr.

February 21, 1938 - July 31, 2002

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Paul Von Lockhart, Jr. was born February 21, 1938 in Cincinnati, Ohio to Paul and Leon Lockhart.  At the age of 17, he joined the US Army.  He served during the Korean Conflict for three years.

Paul spent his youth in Cincinnati, Ohio and his young adult life in Akron, Ohio.  He worked for General Tire Company with his father for a few years and then moved to Youngstown, Ohio where he worked at the GE Lamp Plant as a machine technican.

Paul was a gifted artist in oil paintings and sketches; a recognized photographer; and an avid favorite pastime was fishing.  He devoted 15 years to the Warren Striders, a community summer track program as a coach, as well coaching other sports programs briefly.

He was always active and adventurous in life, from being a paratrooper in the Army, to golfing, to introducting his children to skiing, track and field, horseback riding, and boating.

Paul dparted this life July 31, 2002 and is survivedby his son, Christopher (Dejuana) Lockhart; daughter, Colette (Fred) Peterson; sister, Leona Richardson; grandchildren, Latoya Peterson, Kimberly Peterson, Joy Peterson, Whittney Lockhart, and Erica Gordon; a host of nieces. nephews, other relatives and friends.

We celebrate the life the Lord has allowed us to be a part of.





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