OBITUARY

Calvin E. Grimes

May 2, 1929May 3, 2013

Grimes, Calvin E. (Gene) age 84 of Miamisburg passed away Friday May 3, 2013 at Kingston of Miamisburg. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Betty Jo; parents, Robert and Bernice Grimes; brothers and sisters, Edna Carr, Charles Grimes, Robert Grimes, Doris Poole, and Markus Grimes. Survivors include his wife Carolyn M.; sons and daughters-in-law; Rodney (Karen) Grimes, Danny (Brooke) Grimes, Melvin (Amy) Grimes; step-children; Lynn (Mark) Parson and Jeffrey D. (Mellisa) Short; sisters, Mabel Borders and Audrey Haire; grandchildren, Nadelka, Joanna, Michael, Kevin, Trista, Carter, Andy, Tyler;Joshua, Daniel, Andrew, and great grandchild, Isaiah; and lifelong friend, Arthur Morgan. He retired from the N.C.R. Corporation where he stayed in touch with many of his coworkers, a Korean War Veteran of the United States Air Force, and was a member of the Miamisburg First Baptist Church where he served both as a Trustee and Sunday School Teacher. Funeral Service 12 noon Monday May 6, 2013 at the Miamisburg First Baptist Church 323 North 11th st Miamisburg, Ohio 45342. Pastor Steven Spurgin officiating. Interment in David’s Cemetery. Friends may call from 10 am until 12 noon Monday at the church. Memorial Contributions may be made to the Miamisburg First Baptist Church Building Fund or Gideon’s International in his memory. On line condolences may be sent to www.tobiasfuneralhome.com

Services

  • Visitation Monday, May 6, 2013
  • Funeral Monday, May 6, 2013
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Calvin E. Grimes

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Douglas and Melizza Trout

May 8, 2013

We are sad to hear of the passing of our neighbor and friend. You will be missed and you touched the lives of the many people that surrounded you. Our deepest regrets to your family.

Rock and Sauni Laskowski

May 7, 2013

Our deepest sympathy to the family. Cal was a great friend both at work and church.

kevin grimes

May 7, 2013

i love you so much grandpa, you were the greatest who ever lived. I will never forget about you and everything that you did for me and everybody else. you were a great hearted man who will always be loved and looked up to. I love you.
-Kevin Grimes

May 6, 2013

Dear Calvin,

It doesn't seem like its been seven years since we were your "corner house" friend and neighbor...we spent many years sharing backyard talks, tomatoes and your delicious pound cake! Sometimes neighbors become close as family as we share in everyday life happenings and we learn the true essence of that person...Calvin, you are a truely good person and touched our lives...

Our deepest sympathy to Carolyn and all family...

Tim & Deb & Amanda Wietecha

Rich Filippi

May 6, 2013

It is with deepest sorrow in hearing about Cal's passing. My sympathies go out to Carolyn, Rodney, Danny and Melvin - and all the family. Cal was a wonderful, smart and sincere person. I always learned something new when ever we spoke. We had many great conversations about life, god, family and the economy. He will be greatly missed.............You are in our daily prayers. As Always, Rich

May 5, 2013

We are so sorry Rodney. Our love and prayers are with you and your family. Larry and Lenie Alvarado

Dona Sutton Miller

May 4, 2013

My deepest sympathy to my cousins Rodney, Danny, Melvin and their families, and to Carolyn.

FROM THE FAMILY