Meadville Tribune

April 14, 2013

Larry W. Calvin

Meadville Tribune

MEADVILLE — Larry W. Calvin, 61, of Meadville, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2013, at Meadville Medical Center.

He was born July 15, 1951, a son of Virgil Calvin and Irene Greene Calvin. He married Bonnie L. Weaver on Nov. 1, 1990, and she survives.

He was employed by Conrail for 30 years as a foreman.

Larry was a member of United Presbyterian Church of the Redeemer.

He enjoyed camping, fishing, spending time with his grandchildren, and was an avid NASCAR fan, especially Dale Earnhardt.

In addition to his loving wife, Bonnie, of 22 years, he is survived by two daughters, Shelly Martin and her husband, Rick, of Columbus, Ohio, and Stacy Hagberg of Meadville; five grandchildren, Dante Hagberg, Connor Martin, Aiden Hagberg, Cooper Martin and Nick Blakeslee; a sister-in-law, Nancy Weaver of Meadville; and a brother-in-law, Terry Shook of Jamestown.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother-in-law, Harold Calvin; and a daughter, Melissa Blakeslee.

Calling hours are Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Roofner-Collins-Warren Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 544 Chestnut St., Meadville.

The funeral will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home, with the Rev. Rachel Johns of United Presbyterian Church of the Redeemer officiating.

Committal service and burial will follow in Mushrush Cemetery, East Fallowfield Township.

Please take a moment to share a memory, condolence or to order flowers for the family on Larry’s Book of Memories online at