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Martha M. Calhoun

June 23, 1930 ~ September 29, 2019 (age 89)

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Martha M. Calhoun, 89, of Scottdale, passed away peacefully on Sunday September 29, 2019 at home.

She was born June 23, 1930 in Connellsville, a daughter of the late Margaret Wilson Lowry.

She was a graduate of Connellsville High School and she was Protestant by Faith.

Throughout her life, Martha was a loving homemaker to her family, who were all her pride and joy.

Martha is survived by her loving children, Beverly Shaffer and fiancé Felix Prestia, Jr., Kay Brown and fiancé Kenny Fullem, Walter Calhoun, Jr. and wife Tawnee, Margaret Firestone and husband George and David Calhoun and wife Tara; grandchildren, Ron Shaffer, Jr. and wife Kathleen, Kelli Dragovich and husband Sam, Deanna Gross and husband Mike, Richard Shaffer and wife April, Lori Carnes and husband Bucky, Misti Smalley and husband Dylan, Walter Lee Calhoun and wife Amanda, Chase Calhoun, Chris Calhoun and wife Tanya, Gary Kimmel and wife Renae, Bobby Savage, Jr., David Jr., Shanna, Shawn, Josh, Anna, Dalton and Gavin; great-grandchildren, Evan, Quinn, Brett, Ashley, Amanda, Mathew, Christian, Dillon, Kendra, Kelsey, Krystal, PJ, Tanner, Katie, Luke, and Krista; great-great grandchildren, Austin, Jaiden and Jaxton, Jace, Chloe, Jacob, Jamen, Josh, Scarlett, Avalla, Carson and Logan; siblings, Shirley Goodwin, Blair Lowry, Jr. and wife Corrine, Helen Yekel, Sandra Fletcher and husband Albert, Sonny Lowry, and Timothy Lowry and wife Linda; sister-in-law, Maudie Domaraki; nieces, Debbie Stewart, Diane Goodwin, and Vicky Goodwin.

In addition to her mother, Martha was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Calhoun, Sr; brother, Gary; uncle, William Wilson; son-in-law, Bob Brown; brothers-in-law, Thomas Yekel and Donald Goodwin and sister-in-law, Mary Lowry.

Family and friends will be received in the PAUL G. FINK FUNERAL HOME, INC. 418 North Pittsburgh Street Connellsville, PA 15425 on Wednesday from 3pm – 8pm and on Thursday from 11am until the hour of the funeral service at 1pm with Pastor Barry Witt officiating.

Private interment will be held at Mt. Tabor Cemetery at a later date.

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October 2, 2019

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Paul G. Fink Funeral Home, Inc.
418 N Pittsburgh Street
Connellsville, PA 15425

Private Interment

Mt. Tabor Cemetery

, PA

Services are to be announced

Paul G. Fink Funeral Home, Inc.
418 N Pittsburgh Street
Connellsville, PA 15425

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