September 19, 2013
ALLEN F. CALVERT
(08/26/1932 - 09/01/2013)
Funeral services for Allen F. Calvert, 81, of Davenport were held Thursday, September 5, 2013 at Cunnick-Collins Mortuary chapel in Davenport.
Mr. Calvert passed away on Sunday, September 1, 2013 at the Davenport Good Samaritan Center.
Allen Floyd Calvert was born on August 26, 1932 in Revere, MO, the son of Raymond and Christine (Stutz) Calvert. He graduated from Gorin High School in 1951, and served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. On September 8, 1955, he married Beverly Knisley in Kahoka, MO.
Allen worked at the Rock Island Arsenal for 37 years, prior to his retirement in 1988. He enjoyed camping and playing cards with his friends at Sunset Lakes in Joslin, Ill. Allen was a member of the Davenport Masonic Lodge - #37.
He is survived by his wife: Beverly Calvert of Davenport; three sons: Larry Calvert of Villa Park, IL, David (Angie) Calvert of East Moline, IL, Ron (Jamie) Calvert of Bettendorf; a sister: Lois Humes of Wyaconda, MO; and four grandchildren: Amanda, Jared, Alex, and Jenna.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Raymond Calvert Jr., a grandson, Nash Calvert, and a brother-in-law A.J. Humes.
Memorials may be directed to the Davenport Good Samaritan Center.