Miles H. Locketz, 89, of Minnetonka, died Nov. 19, 2023.
Miles grew up in St. Paul and graduated from Murray High School, and with honors from the University of Minnesota business school. He was a certified public accountant in Minneapolis for 56 years and a partner with local and national public accounting firms. He was one of the early CPAs to earn the subspecialty designation of Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV). In his early years, he often spoke at seminars on tax and business valuation subjects.
Miles was preceded in death by parents Jacob S. and Charlotte M. Locketz, sister Carolrhoda Locketz Rozell, and his wife of 61 years, Sandra. He is survived by his son Jeffrey (Judy) and daughter Renee (David) Segal; four grandchildren; and one great-grandson.
Miles’ family extends special thanks to the family of the anonymous kidney transplant donor in 1996. This provided him 27 years of additional life with his family.
Funeral services were held at Minneapolis Jewish Cemetery. Memorials to the Adath Jeshurun Congregation Hesed Fund or the donor’s favorite charity.