We want your news! Send us: News release |Letter to the Editor | Share a picture | Newborn | Birthday | Engagement | Wedding | Other Milestone
Today








Foster Funeral Home

Llewellyn ‘Red’ Calkins, 79

FULTON, NY – Llewellyn “Red” Calkins, 79, of Fulton, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 28, 2014, surrounded by his loving family.

Born in Lysander, he had lived in the Fulton – Volney areas for most of his life.

Llewellyn 'Red' Calkins

Llewellyn ‘Red’ Calkins

Red had retired in 1991 from the Oswego County Highway Department.

He enjoyed hunting, camping, spending time outside and making maple syrup.

Red was a member of the Fulton Alliance Church and enjoyed attending the Men’s Breakfasts.

He was an Air Force veteran.

He was predeceased by his parents, Lincoln and Ora Hart Calkins.

Red will be greatly missed and forever loved by his wife of 58 years, the former, Janet Spaulding; children, Randy, Ron (Paula), Richard and Renee (Rob) Warren; siblings, Noreen Pickard, Lincoln Calkins, Ora Lee Dorval and Denise Wisowaty; 11 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be Tuesday, April 1 from 3 to 7 p.m. with a service to immediately follow at Fulton Alliance Church.

Contributions in memory of Red may be made to the church, 1044 State Route 48 South, Fulton, 13069.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.

fosterfuneralhome.com

Print This Post Print This Post

One thought on “Llewellyn ‘Red’ Calkins, 79

  1. So sad to hear of Red passing, He was a kind and caring man.
    Barb & Harry Sullivan

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

 

Search Our Archives:

Committee OKs Fire Department’s Ambulance Request

At its meeting Monday night, the administrative Services Committee gave the green light to renting an ambulance from May through July. The rental period would cover some of the Port City’s busiest times, including the Bridge Street Run, according to Jeff McCrobie, fire chief. It will also allow the department to perform preventative maintenance on its other ambulances.

Continue reading


State Police Arrest Oswego County Man on Rape Charges

The suspect is accused of engaging in forcible sexual intercourse with a female victim inside her residence on April 18 in the Town of Oswego.

Continue reading


Antonio ‘Tony’ Viscome, 92

Antonio “Tony” Viscome, 92, of Fulton, died Monday April 20, 2015, at St. Luke Health Services, Oswego.

Continue reading


Snapshots Of Lunacy

The other night on television, I watched NYS Board of Regents Chancellor Merryl Tish stating that New York parents deserve “…a snapshot, that’s all the tests are, of their child’s development…” As a parent and an educator, I could not agree more, parents certainly should have snapshot of their child’s development. Unfortunately, what students in NY have been enduring for the last thirteen years is a snapshot of a tragedy.

Continue reading


Cop Logs: Sheriff’s Office 04/20/2015

From the file of OCSD

Continue reading



v3_2014_64