Alberta R. Calhoun 1923-2017

CHAMPION — Alberta R. Calhoun, 93, passed away Thursday morning, Aug. 10, 2017, at St. Joseph Warren Hospital.

Alberta was born Oct. 27, 1923, in Shelocta, Pa., to the late Roy and Dorothy Brandon Fulmer.

She was a 1941 graduate of Indiana High School. Alberta and her family came to the Warren area in 1953. She was proud that she worked for many years at the board of elections, serving her precinct for numerous elections. She was a member of Champion Presbyterian Church since 1965.

Alberta enjoyed all kinds of crafts, quilting and crossword puzzles. She and her husband enjoyed traveling to Alaska, Hawaii, the New England states and Florida and spent many years at Pymatuming Lake.

Alberta is survived by her children, Fred (Carol) Calhoun, John Calhoun, Ronald (Janet) Calhoun and Cheryl (Timothy) Garland; nine grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.

Besides her parents, Alberta was preceded in death by her husband, Ruel R. Calhoun, whom she married June 18, 1942, and who died May 27, 2004; and her son, William Calhoun.

Friends may call 9 to 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, at Champion Presbyterian Church, 4997 Mahoning Ave., Champion, where Pastor Steven Stelle will officiate the 10 a.m. funeral service. Entombment will be in Crown Hill Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions may be made to Champion Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund.

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