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Charles (Danny) Calvert

Charles Calvert
Sept. 2, 1935 – Jan. 31, 2019

Charles (Danny) Calvert, 83 of Kansas City, Missouri passed away peacefully on Jan. 31, 2019 surrounded by family.

Danny was born in Marissa, Illinois on Sept. 2, 1935, and moved to Kansas City with his family in 1944 at the age of 9. Danny enjoyed many things including; bird watching, westerns, boxing, golfing and telling tall tales, but most of all spending time with his family. He retired from American Marking & Paving after several years in the asphalt industry.

Danny was proceeded in death by his father, Rev. Earl Calvert, his mother Beulah Calvert, two brothers Earl Jr. and Billy Calvert and one sister Elizabeth.

Danny leaves behind his wife Sandy Calvert of 50 years, granddaughter, Danielle Calvert as well as nine sons, two daughters and their spouses. Chuck (Nancy), Joe (Debbie), Phil (Lori), Terri Byrd, Joe Brogoto (Teresa), Billy Hall (Theresa), Danny Joe (Corey), Rodney (Lisa), Mike Brogoto (Michelle), Pete (Sara) and Lisa Nall (Glenn); as well as, 34 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren (with two more on the way). He also is survived by his brother Rev. Ronald Calvert and his sister Regina Rogers (Phil).

Visitation will be held 11-12:30 pm, Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, with service following at Bross & Spidle Funeral Home, Excelsior Spring. Burial will follow at Crown Hill Cemetery, Excelsior Springs with full military honors.

Arrangements provided by Bross & Spidle Funeral Home 816-630-3131.

By Kimberely Blackburn •

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