Calvin McLaurin
1955 - 2018
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Calvin D. McLaurin, born November 26, 1955 in Gary, IN, the seventh of 10 children born to Louis C. McLaurin II and Pearl McLaurin. He was an extraordinary athlete who played for Gary Westside Varsity basketball team as a junior and senior. Calvin dedicated many hours working on electronics and mechanics. He was a genius fixing cars, radios and overall a great handyman. Calvin was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and served as a jet mechanic. He later returned home and worked at Paramore Hospital and numerous other jobs as a mechanic and electrician. Calvin exchanged time for eternity January 9, 2018. Preceded in death by his parents, brothers Thomas, David and Louis McLaurin. He leaves to cherish fond memories sisters Charlene (Ted) McLaurin-Wilson, Bobbie Dean McLaurin, Pamela (Chuck) McLaurin-Sado, Elana (Matthew) D. McLaurin-Harris, Darla McLaurin and brother Kenny McLaurin and a host of nephews, nieces, many cousins and friends. Visitation Friday, January 12, 2018 from 9 to 2:00 p.m. with funeral service at 2:00 p.m. All services at the Guy & Allen Chapel, 2959 W. 11th

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Published in Post-Tribune on Jan. 11, 2018.
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January 17, 2018
Our thoughts and prayers goes out to the McLaurin family. May you be encouraged by the God of All Comfort. And may you look forward to the time when your loved one will be reunited with you.
January 16, 2018
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
January 12, 2018
To my cousins may god bless yall. Calvin was a cool cuz will be miss yall be good and love yall peace.
Bernard Millard
January 11, 2018
Pam Davis. Lewis
January 11, 2018
Pamela Davis. Lewis
January 11, 2018
Mr. McLaurin will always be considered a HERO for serving our country. Thank you Sir and May God hold you in his loving arms. Rest in Peace.
Laura Christy
January 11, 2018
My condolences to the family and friends. May the God of all comfort be with you at this difficult time.
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