Calvin Cahall, 90

July 3rd, 2014    Author: Administrator    Filed Under: Obituaries

Calvin Cahall, 90, of Georgetown, died June 29 at the Ohio Valley Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center near Ripley.

Cahall was the owner and operator of Cahall Bros., Inc., which was established in 1953 and served as president since 1980.

Before then, he was partner for 25 years along with his brother Perry Cahall.

He was an active and faithful member of the St. George Catholic Church in Georgetown, a United States Army World War II veteran, a member of the Carey Bavis American Legion Post 180, he was a sub carrier for the Georgetown branch of the United States Postal Service from 1953-1974, and served as the director of the Ohio Savings Association (currently known as the First Safety Bank) from 1965-1980.

He received the Drucker Award and the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Brown County Chamber of Commerce. He was commissioned a Kentucky Colonel in 1981 and served as the grand marshal of the Ohio Valley Antique Machinery Association, the Brown County Agricultural Society and the Ohio Tobacco Festival.

He was preceded in death by his parents Frank E. and Nelle Blanche Cahall, brother Perry Cahall, sister Mildred Martin and grandson Brian Liebig.

He is survived by his wife of 70 years Ruth Cahall who he married June 3, 1944, children Emerson Cahall, Delores Cahall Liebig, Regina (Larry) Cahall Nelson, Kyle (Maxine) Cahall, Joyce (Denny) Cahall Stanfield, and Roland (Leslie) Cahall, 17 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild and sister Ada Walker and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation 4-8 p.m. July 2 at Cahall Funeral Home in Georgetown. Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m. July 3 at St. George Catholic Church in Georgetown. Interment at Confidence Cemetery with veterans services by the Carey Bavis American Legion Post 180.

Memorials to the St. George Catholic Church, 509 E. State St., Georgetown, OH 45121.

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