Dana Lene' Calvert
It is with tremendous sadness that the family of Dana Lene' Calvert, age 43, announces the passing of our dear mother, daughter, cousin, and friend on Monday morning November 18, 2013 due to a single car accident in Cooper Township, Kalamazoo, MI.
She was born January 2, 1970 in Battle Creek, MI the daughter of Leo K. Calvert and Annette (Denny) Calvert.
Dana was a certified pharmacy technician at Hometown Pharmacy in Parchment for past 4 years and before that she held several part time jobs. Dana had made her home in Kalamazoo during the past two years. She had never married.
She is survived by her mother: Annette Calvert and her daughter: Brogan Lynn Calvert both of Battle Creek; five aunts: Mary and Joe Licavoli of Kalamazoo, MI; Vickie and Bob Pearce of Burlington, MI; Joan and Marc Colitti of Battle Creek; Janice and Buddy Reynolds of Battle Creek; Bonita Calvert of Three Rivers, MI; one uncle: Jim Denny of Battle Creek, MI; and six cousins.
She was preceded in death by her father: Leo K. Calvert in September 2012; and maternal grandparents: Victor and Opal Denny; paternal grandparents: Glenn Stanley & Luella Calvert and Echo Irene and William I. Williams.
She had graduated from Harper Creek High School in 1988 where she was on the swim team. She was also a graduate of Everest Institute in Kalamazoo 2009 receiving a qualifying certificate to be a pharmacy technician and later she received her National Pharmacy Technician Association certificate in Houston, TX.
She was in Girl Scouts in elementary school; in Junior High she marched in the marching band playing the clarinet and ran track and field.
She liked to read, hang out with daughter and was an excellent cook. She loved animals especially their cat named "Tiger."
Visitation will be held at the Bachman Hebble Funeral Service on Thursday, November 21, 2013 after 5:00 PM where the family will receive friends from 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM. Funeral services commemorating the life of Dana Calvert will be held Friday, November 22, 2013 at 2:00 PM in the Bachman Funeral Chapel with Pastor James Beavers III officiating. Burial will follow at the Memorial Park Cemetery in Battle Creek, MI. Memorial tributes may be made to: Annette Calvert FBO the Brogan Calvert Educational Trust Fund. Arrangements by the Bachman Hebble Funeral Service, a member by invitation Selected Independent Funeral Homes. (269)965-5145 Please leave a message of condolence for the family at Dana's web page at www.bachmanhebble.com