Bert Calvert

Bert Calvert, 82, passed away March 15, 2013 at Hospice Care Center in Florida.

He was born in New Castle, Pa., and served in the U.S. Navy five years during the Korean War. He was a member of Local 420 where he was employed with the Ford Motor Company for 37 years.

He leaves behind, wife, Carole of 59 years; and four children, David (Laura), Keith, Darrell, and Carolyn; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild; his twin sister, Bertha (Jim) Ryan of Springdale, Pa.; and brother, Howard (Arizona); and many nieces and nephews.

Bert loved golf and gardening. He spent winters after retirement in Coca Beach, Fla.

There will be no services at this time. Donations may be made to VITAS Community Connection, c/o VITAS Innovative Hospice Care, 4450 W. Eau Gallie Blvd., Suite 250, Melbourne, FL 32934.

Published in Akron Beacon Journal from Mar. 23 to Mar. 24, 2013