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 Clara S. Calhoun

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Clara S. Calhoun

  • Birth 11 Sep 1917 Bishop, Inyo County, California, USA
  • Death 1 Apr 2009 Bishop, Inyo County, California, USA
  • Burial Lee Vining, Mono County, California, USA
  • Memorial ID 37148763

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 7 at the Lee Vining Community Church for 71-year Mono County resident Clara C. Calhoun. Sue Stickles will officiate. Burial will be at the Mono Lake Cemetery.
Born in Bishop on Sept. 11, 1917, Clara died April 1, 2009 at Northern Inyo Hospital in Bishop.
Clara was raised in Bishop, moving to Lee Vining with her husband, Robert, in 1937.
After building and operating Calhoun Service Station and Motel for 30 years, Clara and Robert retired and took up scenic/wildlife photography. The couple traveled extensively in North America, spending summers in Lee Vining at Camp Azusa.
During her 91 years of life, Clara touched many with her faith, love of music, giving heart and her wonderful photographs.
She will be sorely missed by her family and friends.
Clara is survived by her loving husband of 71 years, Robert C. Calhoun; brother, Tom Shelly; daughters, Betty O'Neil and Roberta Whear; granddaughters, Sherri Osborn, Shirli Osborn, Koui Elliot, Kandi Gill, Vicki May and Shelli Schiet; 10 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
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  • Created by: Sharon
  • Added: 16 May 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 37148763
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Clara S. Calhoun (11 Sep 1917–1 Apr 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 37148763, citing Mono Lake Cemetery, Lee Vining, Mono County, California, USA ; Maintained by Sharon (contributor 47003932) .