Calvin C. Cadwell

Calvin C. Cadwell

Calvin C. Cadwell, age 84, passed away on February 25, 2013 in Springfield. He was born on March 5, 1928 in Emporia, KS then resided in Springfield for most of his life.

Calvin served in the U.S. Army during WWII in the Central and Western Pacific. He retired from Frisco/Burlington Northern Railroad after many years of service. He was also a member of Wesley United Methodist Church. Calvin was preceded in death by his parents, Eugene and Nellie Cadwell, his wife Ruby Elizabeth Cadwell and a son Stephen Cadwell.

He is survived by two daughters, Linda Larkins and Jeannie Burton, three grandchildren, Peter Cadwell, Dr. Jon Burton, Lesley Burton and his friend and companion Helen Atnip. Graveside services for Calvin will be on Friday, March 8, 2013, at 11:00 am in Hopedale Cemetery in Ozark, MO, with an open visitation being on Thursday, March 7, 2013 from 2:00 to 8:00 pm in Greenlawn Funeral Home South.

In lieu of flowers please make donations to Mercy Hospice or a .


Funeral Home

Greenlawn Funeral Home South - Springfield
441 West Battlefield Springfield, MO 65807

Published in the News-Leader on Mar. 6, 2013