Richard Dwight Calvin
Richard D. Calvin, 64, passed away Saturday, August, 6th, in Abilene. He was born November 4, 1951 in Grand Junction, Colorado, the son of Melvin C. and Valdaree O. (Rayburn) Calvin. Growing up in McPherson and Abilene, Richard attended local schools. On June 15, 1971, he married Valane Hoover in Abilene. Most all of their married life was spent in Abilene. Richard had been employed by Green Ford, Long McArthur and Taco Grande. He enjoyed Elvis Presley and old westerns. Richard was preceded in death by: his parents; a sister in infancy, Angela; four brothers, Roger, Bill, Dallas and Linn Calvin.
He is survived by: wife, Valane Calvin of Abilene; daughter Angela Taylor of Junction City; son Dwight Calvin of Abilene; four grandchildren and two brothers, Carl Calvin of Amarillo, Texas and Dwain Calvin of Salina.
The family has chosen cremation. The family will receive friends 5:30 - 6:30 PM Friday, August 12th, at the Danner Funeral Home. Private family inurnment will take place at a later date.