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Richard Earl Calhoun

February 25, 1933 ~ October 24, 2019 (age 86)

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Richard Earl Calhoun, 86 of Muchshaw Rd., Argos, Indiana passed away on Thursday October 24, 2019 at 9:47 a.m. at Memorial Hospital, South Bend, Indiana where he had been in declining health. On February 25, 1933 in Richland Center, Indiana he was born to Donald A. Calhoun and Cora (Andrews) Calhoun. Richard had lived all of his life in the Argos community.

On February 2, 1952 at the Santa Anna United Methodist Church in Argos, Indiana he married Lois Deisch together they shared 31 years. She preceded him on February 16, 1983. He later married Lisa Brown on May 11, 2013 in Nashaw, Iowa.

Richard was a Farmer in Argos, Indiana.

He was a member of the Plymouth American Legion Post #27, Plymouth, Indiana. SP4 Richard Calhoun served in the United States Army from 1954 to March 31, 1962 when he received his Honorable Discharge. He attended Argos High School.

Richard is survived by his Wife – Lisa Calhoun of Argos, Indiana

Son – Richard “Rick” Calhoun of Argos, Indiana

2 Grandchildren - Brittni Hartman and Jeff Calhoun     3 Great Grandchildren

Brother – Charles “Chuck” Calhoun and wife Jennifer of Argos, Indiana


He is preceded in death by his Parents; Wife Lois Calhoun; and Brothers Don Calhoun Jr. and Robert Calhoun; Sister Jean Blubaugh.

Friends may visit with the family on Monday October 28, 2019 from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Earl-Grossman Funeral Home, 208 N. Michigan St., Argos, Indiana.

Funeral Services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday October 29, 2019 at the Earl-Grossman Funeral Home with Rev. Robert E. Rice Jr. Burial will follow at the Maple Grove Cemetery, Argos, Indiana with the United States Army Honor Guard and James Lowell Corey American Legion Post #68, Argos, Indiana conducting Military Honors.


Memorial Contributions may be made to:  Marshall County 4-H Fair






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October 28, 2019

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Earl-Grossman Funeral Home
208 N. Michigan St.
Argos, Indiana 46501

Funeral Service
October 29, 2019

10:00 AM
Earl-Grossman Funeral Home
208 N. Michigan St.
Argos, Indiana 46501

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