Frances Mae Calhoun, 80

Frances Mae Calhoun, 80, passed away on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Millsboro, Del. She was the beloved wife of the late Dewey L. Calhoun Sr. Born in Harrisburg, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Stephen F. Shean and Beatrice M (Ditlow) Shean.

Calhoun was a 1956 graduate of Enola High School and was employed for 35 years with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s Department of Corrections in Camp Hill, Pa.

In addition to her husband and parents, Calhoun was preceded in death by a brother, Stewart Moody. She is survived by two daughters, Yvonne M. Calhoun of Lewes, Del., and Gail P. Valora of North Bend, Pa.; a son, Dewey L Calhoun Jr. and his wife, Renae, of Etters, Pa.; two sisters, Judy Lynch and her husband, John, of Willards, Md., and Betty Ritter of Mechanicsburg, Pa.; an aunt, Twila P. Daugherty of Orange City, Fla.; six grandsons, Nicholas and his spouse, Kim, Clifton, Michael and his spouse, Kendall, Toby, Cameron and Austin; a granddaughter, Emily and her husband, Brian; and five great-granddaughters, Sophia, Katherine, Paige, Josephine and Lily.

A private memorial service was to be held at Saint Joseph’s Catholic Church in Renovo, Pa. Dewey and Frances Calhoun will enter into their final resting place at the Maple Grove Cemetery in Leidy, Pa. Memorial contributions may be made to Maple Grove Cemetery, c/o Donna Gavlock; 26 Reams Rd.; Beech Creek, PA 16822. Condolences may be sent online at