Calvin O. Hearn of Laurel passed away on Oct. 22, 2020. Calvin was born in Delmar, Del., a son of the late Marion H. Hearn and Mary Taylor Hearn Cooper.
Calvin retired from the DuPont Company and was in the poultry industry. He was a member of the former Christ United Methodist Church, serving as the adult choir director, adult handbell director and Sunday School teacher. He was a life member of the Laurel Fire Department, where he was treasurer and past president. A member of Charity Lodge #27 I.O.O.F., he served as Vice Grand and Noble Grand. He was also a member of Grand Lodge of DE, where he served as Warden, Deputy Grandmaster and Grandmaster and at present was the Grand Musician.
Calvin is survived by his wife Leatrice Poyner Hearn of Laurel; his sons, Gordon (Dauna) and Steven (Michelle), both of Seaford; his grandchildren, Jessica (Andy), Benjamin (Hannah), Nichole, Kyle (Heather), Korey (Leanne), Kole (Elisha); and his great-grandchildren Amelia, Leo, Kennedy, Olivia, Gracie, Trey, Kaiden, and Alorah.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his siblings, John, James and Samuel.
A graveside service was held on Tuesday, Oct. 27 in Odd Fellows Cemetery in Laurel. The Rev. Barbara Wilson officiated.
Contributions and be made in Calvin’s memory to the: Odd Fellows Charity Lodge, PO Box 145, Laurel, DE 19956.