FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Saturday, January 17, 2015
Contact: Julian Babbitt
UTGOP Statement on the passing of Speaker Becky Lockhart
SALT LAKE CITY – Utah Republican Party Chairman James Evans released the following message on the passing of Former Speaker Becky Lockhart:
“I want to extend my deepest condolences to the family and loved ones of Speaker Becky Lockhart. Both Stan and Becky are my friends and I’m truly brokenhearted,” said Chairman Evans.
“As the first woman Speaker of the Utah House, Becky made history and made Utah a better place. She will be remembered for her distinguished service to our state and dedication to her family and friends. I pray that her loved ones find peace and comfort during this challenging time.”