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Margaret Alice Calhan

Jul 29, 2009

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Margaret “Marg” Alice Calhan, 85, a six-year resident Ginger Cove in Annapolis, Md. and previously of Clinton, Md. died at Anne Arundel Medical Center on July 25.

Born on March 23, 1924, in Tacoma, Wash., she was a 1942 graduate of St. Aquinas Academy in Tacoma. Mrs. Calhan was a homemaker most of her life. She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church in Davidsonville, Md. She enjoyed golf, bridge, swimming, traveling, reading, gardening and family gatherings.

She was the beloved wife of Lt. Col. Robert J. Calhan, Sr., USAF, Ret., whom she married July 1, 1942; devoted mother of Michele Lynn Groot of St. Leonard, Md., Robert J. Calhan, II of Annapolis, Md., Cecelia Louise Atkinson of Kingwood, Texas, Kathleen Marie McSorley of Huntingtown, Md. and John Hamilton of Owings, Md.; sister of Cecilia Hogarth of Gig Harbor, Wash., Thomas Hamilton of Las Vegas, Nev. and the late Catherine Fray; she is also survived by 14 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Friday, July 31, at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church, 826 W. Central Avenue, Davidsonville, Md. Interment Arlington National Cemetery at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to a Catholic Charity of one’s choice. Arrangements by the George P. Kalas Funeral Home, Edgewater, Md.

Please sign the online guestbook at www.kalasfuneralhomes.com