William Calvert

Obituary of William Thomas Calvert

CALVERT, William Thomas  "Tom," age 76 of Lebanon, Ohio passed away on Good Friday, Friday, April 19, 2019 at Hillspring Healthcare. Tom was born Christmas Day, December 25, 1942 in Joliet, Illinois to Thomas and Beatrice (nee: Rice) Calvert. Tom was preceded in death by his parents, his brother James A. Calvert and sister Patty Sue Ingram.  Tom graduated from Kings High School and attended Miami and Morehead Universities earning his teaching degree and later his Master's Degree.  Tom returned to his alma mater and taught students there for 35 years.  Tom retired from Kings Local Schools and from his family business, To-day Homes, where he built many homes in the area with his brothers. Tom enjoyed riding motorcycles and was a member of Chapter E2 of the GWRRA.

Tom is survived by his loving wife of 24 years Lecia (nee: Martin) Calvert of Lebanon, Ohio, son Thomas E. (Irma) Calvert of Liberty Township, Ohio, daughter Suezanne (Jeff) Calvert-Miller of New Orleans, Louisiana, brother Charles Calvert of South Lebanon, Ohio and granddaughter Faith Ann Calvert of Liberty Township, Ohio.

The family will receive friends Wednesday, April 24, 2019 from 11 am until time of services at 1 pm, all at the Stine-Kilburn Funeral Home, Pastor Mike Cornett officiating. A reception in Tom's honor will immediately follow the service at the 1st Church of God South Lebanon. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to ones charity of choice in Tom's name.