Delbert Eugene Calvert, 77, passed away Tuesday, May 13, 2008 at Cypress Glen East Nursing Home in Port Arthur, TX.
Born on May 30, 1930 in Bloomington, he was the son of Kenneth and Hilda Fern (Hudson) Calvert.
He had worked at the RCA plant in Bloomington for 35 years. He served in the United States Air Force from Ocotber 1949 to October 1953. He was a charter member of the Switz City Volunteer Fire Department and a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Survivors include: a sons Michael (Tammy) Calvert of Lyons, and Ricky (Ruby) Calvert of Nederland, TX; daughters Donna (Butch) Guillory of Port Arthur, TX and Connie Thompson of Glendale, AZ; step-children Eddie (Linda) Carrie of Lawrenceville, IL, Joe Carrie of Bridgeport, IL, Chester Carrie of Mooresville, IL, Virginia (Fred) Jackson of Portland, IN, Shirley Fox of Bridgeport, IL and Mary Ann Whitmer of Christopher, IL; brothers Donald (Betty) Calvert of Worthington and Kenneth Calvert of Switz City; 13 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; second wife, Edith, one brother and one step-son.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, at Goodwin Funeral Home in Vincennes.
Visitation will be Friday from noon to 2 p.m. at the funeral home, located at 524 Broadway St. Interment will take place in Memorial Park Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimers Association.
On-line condolences may be sent to www.goodwinfamilyfh.com.