Calvin Randolph Largent
ZANESVILLE: Calvin Randolph Largent, 88, of Zanesville passed at 4:15 a.m. Thursday, March 28, 2013 at Autumn Health Care. He was born July 25, 1924 in Paw Paw, West Virginia to the late Grafton Charles and Hazel (Spencer) Largent.
Calvin married Daisy Evon Johnson on November 23, 1950 and enjoyed 62 years of union until she passed on December 30, 2011. He was a distinguished veteran of the U.S. Army
having received the Purple Heart
, Bronze Star
and Korean Service medals after being injured in Korea in 1951. He returned home to work for Dickson Shoe Repair as well as 13 years at the Times Recorder in maintenance and retired from United Technologies after 10 years of service.
He leaves to honor his memory, son, John (Cynthia) Largent; daughter, Mary (Lowell) Largent -Barger; grandchildren, Kyle Largent, Kyle Murray, Nikita (Adam) Viney-Trubee; Kendra Largent, Adrian Largent and Angie Barger; brother, Ralph Largent; sister, Yvonne Sue Powell; ten great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his wife and parents, he is preceded in death by brothers, Charles, James, Vance and Raymond Largent and sister, Virginia Hamilton.
You may call on the family Thursday, April 4, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Burrell Funeral Services, 414 LaSalle Street. Funeral service will be Friday, April 5, 2013 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with Minister, Kevin Hopkins officiating. Cremation has been chosen with burial at a later time. Condolences may be expressed at burrellfuneralservices.com
. BURRELL FUNERAL SERVICES is serving the family.