Calvas, Jon Gordan (January 29, 1939 - August 19, 1993)
Jon Gordon Calvas
Douglas Budget - August 25, 1993Services for Jon Gordon Calvas, 54, were held Saturday, Aug. 21, at Kimball Park in Glenrock.
Mr. Calvas died Thursday, Aug. 19, 1993, at his home in Glenrock from an apparent heart attack.
He was born Jan. 29, 1939, in Pennsylvania the son of Jon and Alma (Goodman)Calvas.
He was reared and educated in Pennsylvania, graduating from high school. He then attended Carnegie Technical School in Pittsburgh, Pa., to become a welder.
He served eight years in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam era. Following his discharge he returned to Pennsylvania and his welding job.
He moved to Wyoming in 1977, and was working for WOTCO in Casper. He was married to Ilene Pickering on Nov. 27, 1976, in Chester, W.Va.
He was a member of the National Rifle Association and the Boilermakers Union Local No. 101.
He is survived by his wife of Glenrock; two children, Mindy Calvas and John Travis Calvas both of Glenrock.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, and two brothers.
The Converse Funeral Chapel of Douglas was in charge of the arrangements.