Mable Mae Calvin, 88, of Meadville passed away on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at Rolling Fields Nursing Home, Conneautville.
She was born on July 6, 1925, in Greenwood Township, Crawford County, a daughter of the late Lyle Hall and Hazel Peterson. She married Clarence H. Calvin on Oct. 4, 1947. He preceded her in death on April 11, 2003.
She had worked as a cook for several years, starting at the Willow Tavern for three years, then at the Beacon Inn for 10 years and retired from the Evergreens after 18 years. She previously had been employed at the former Talon Inc. where she worked in fuses.
She was a former member of the Greenwood Auxiliary and a social member of Vernon Central Fire Company. She also was a former member of Vernon Grange No. 936.
Mable enjoyed crocheting items and giving them away to friends and neighbors. She loved her flowers and playing cards with a very special group and also playing bingo. But most of all, she loved her family.
Mable is survived by a son, Harry R. Brooks and his wife, Carol, of Meadville; a granddaughter, Teresa Lee and her husband, Brandon, of Seattle, Wash.; and a great-grandson, Alexander Lee. She is also survived by a nephew, Ron Peterson and his wife, Sherrie, and their children, Dustin and Kelly.
In addition to her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by an infant son, Ronnie Calvin; and her stepfather, Paul Mook.
Per Mable’s request, there will be no viewing or services. She will be cremated and buried in Anderson Cemetery.
Please sign the guestbook online at hatheway-tedesco.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Hatheway-Tedesco Funeral Home & Crematory, 614 Baldwin St., Meadville.