WILLMA FRANCISCO CALVIN

Willma Francisco Calvin passed away on Sunday December 3, 2017. Willma was born to Norris Ellen and John Henry Francisco on February 12, 1926 in Indianapolis and grew up in New Castle, Indiana. She graduated from Our Lady of Angels High School in Cincinnati on June 2, 1944 and was a telephone operator at Camp Atterbury. She passed away at 91 years old.

Willma met her future husband Earl, on a blind date in October 1948. They were married on June 25, 1949 at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in New Castle, Indiana.

She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers John, Cassius, and twin brother Wilbur and three sisters Pauline, Jean and Esther June.

Willma is survived by her loving husband Earl, and her children Cathy (Mark) Sandridge, Earl (Melody) Calvin, Mary Ellen (Doug) MacKay and Laura Lee Reed, six grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

Visitation will be Friday December 8, 2017 at Sunset Hills in Bellevue, WA – 4 pm to 8 pm. Celebration of Life Mass will be on Monday December 11, 2017 at 10:30 am at St. Louise Catholic Church in Bellevue. Interment will follow at Tahoma National Cemetery in Kent, WA.

Please sign the online guest book for Willma at http://www.sunsethillsfuneralhome.com.

Donations can be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 – one of Willma’s favorite charities.

More in Obituaries

CATHRYN BAILLIE

Cathryn Louise (Means) Baillie passed away on Saturday, December 9, 2017. Cathryn… Continue reading

JIM COULSON

At 1pm Thanksgiving Day, Jim Coulson took his last breath and smiled… Continue reading

THELMA NICKLETT

Born Thelma Elizabeth Dean on March 3, 1925 in Buckner, KY, Thelma… Continue reading

LOUISE IRENE BLAZIS SHERMAN

Louise Irene Blazis Sherman died December 9, 2017 from breast cancer that… Continue reading

WILLMA FRANCISCO CALVIN

Willma Francisco Calvin passed away on Sunday December 3, 2017. Willma was… Continue reading

GERALD IBSEN

Gerald Ibsen, “Ibby”, passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017 at his… Continue reading

MADELINE M. WHITNEY

On September 26, 2017, Madeline M. Whitney slipped away peacefully in her… Continue reading

KEITH ANDREW PANKAU

October 13, 1956 – September 23, 2017 Keith A. Pankau, beloved brother,… Continue reading

BONNIE JEAN SCOTT

Bonnie Jean (Robinson) Scott was born to Charlie and Lula Robinson in… Continue reading

EMMA LOUISE REDMAN

Emma Louise Redman of Renton, WA, loving wife of Billy that preceded… Continue reading

ANN ATWOOD

Ann M. Atwood passed away August 12, 2017 in Portland, Oregon, at… Continue reading

SIDNEY “SID” PIERCE JAHN

11/30/1998 - 7/17/2017 Sid is survived by his loving parents Jeff and… Continue reading