Goshen News, Goshen, IN


June 24, 2014

Marvin Ray Calhoun Sr.

March 9, 1964-June 20, 2014

ELKHART — Marvin Ray Calhoun Sr., 50, went to be with the Lord Friday at 12:42 p.m. at Elkhart General Hospital.

Marvin was born March 9, 1964, the son of Earl and Bettie Mae (Boykin) Calhoun Sr.

On Dec. 10, 1999, he married Susan Shrider.

He is survived by his loving wife, Susan; six sons, Travis Calhoun, Marcus (Quincee) Calhoun, Sydney (Sarah) Calhoun, Jermael (Caroline) Calhoun and Andree Shrider, all of Elkhart and Joshua (Andrea) Keck of Goshen; 10 grandchildren, Deshone, Taylynn, Darien, Madison, Jackson, Yohani, Gabriel, Aniyha, KaeCee-Rae and Gracelyn. He is also survived by siblings, Earl (Jean) Calhoun, Charles Calhoun, Johnny Calhoun, Willie (Gail) Calhoun, Bobby (Peggie) Calhoun, Thomas (Gert) Calhoun, Donald (Damita) Calhoun, Glen Calhoun, Anita Calhoun, Adrian (Cynthia) Calhoun, Byron (Maggie) Calhoun, Alice (Darrel) Washington and Frank Calhoun, all of Elkhart; brother-in-law, Kevin (Patty) Shrider and sister-in-law, Bessie (Tim) Hostetter.

He is preceded in death by his parents and son, Marvin R. Calhoun Jr.

Marvin had a very outgoing personality and was a stranger to no one. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother and will be dearly missed.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Chapel Hill Funeral Home, 10776 McKinley Hwy., Osceola, where funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday. The Rev. Mike Carpenter of Greater New Life Ministries will officiate.

Burial will follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Osceola.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.chapelhillmemorial.com.

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