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Calvin Colp


Calvin Colp

COLP, Calvin Murray - 83, Whynotts Settlement, passed away at home on November 28, 2019, surrounded by his family. Born in Liverpool, he was a son of the late Murray and Alma (Rhodenizer) Colp. Calvin had a varied career, mainly working in the ship building industry and as a mechanic. He was very proud of his service in the Black Watch. He was an accomplished musician and a member of the South Shore Blue Grass Assoc. and he loved life and had a great sense of humour. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Christine; daughters Mary Jane (Rob) Elliott, Port Hope Ontario, Terry Lynn (Thomas) Robar, Whynotts Settlement; sons Chris, Caledon, Ontario, Lee Scott (Brenda) Colp, Bridgewater; sister Anna Hull, Bridgewater; brothers Rupert (Betty), Whynotts Settlement, Clarence (Susanne), Quesnel British Columbia; grandchildren Jennifer (Mike), Shane (Melanie), Lee (Denise), Christopher (Vanessa), Shane (Crystal), Brandon; 9 great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents he was predeceased by his mother-in-law, Mary and brother-in-law Lindsay Hull.

A graveside memorial service will be held 11am Wednesday December 4 in Pine Grove Cemetery, Pine Grove, Reverend Willis Ott officiating. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, SHAID Animal Shelter, or a charity of your choice. Arrangements are under the direction of the R.A. Corkum Funeral Home, Wileville where on-line condolences may be made by visiting

Service Date
Wednesday, December 4, 2019