Calvin DeWeese

Thursday, May 1, 2003

Calvin M. "Mote" DeWeese, 74, of Moberly, Mo., died Tuesday, April 29, 2003, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia, Mo.

He was born July 19, 1928, in Clarence, Mo., son of Ambrose and Rita Mote DeWeese. He and Kathleen Stoner were married July 16, 1948, at Moberly.

DeWeese was formerly of Cape Girardeau, retiring from Zimmer Broadcasting Inc. in 2000 and moving back to Moberly. He was a lifetime member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, and a member of Masonic Lodge 344 in Moberly.

He served in the U.S. Navy.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Chuck DeWeese of Moberly; a daughter, Sandi Lewis of Charleston, S.C.; a brother, Murle DeWeese of Higbee, Mo.; a sister, Esther Kilgore of Huntsville, Mo.; and two grandsons.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Friends may call at Cater Funeral Home in Moberly from 5 to 8 p.m. today. A Masonic service will be held at 7:30.

The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Mike Coleman officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery at Moberly.