Patricia Calkin

Obituary of Patricia Ann Calkin

Patricia Ann Calkin, 70, St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Thursday, August 12, 2021. She was born April 24, 1951 in St. Joseph, Missouri to Paul and Genevieve (Frizzell) Colvin in St. Joseph, MO. She graduated from Central High School in 1969. She lived in California from 1969-1979. While there she gave birth to Tracey Hughes in February 1972. While in California she helped run a Gas Station/ Diner with her husband of that time. On Aug 8, 1981 she married Michael T. Calkin and helped with the trucking business. In February 1984, she gave birth to Tim Calkin. In July 1985, she gave birth to Tammy L. Calkin. In 1994, She loved children, she had babysat and looked after several children for several years. Patricia started her Elderly Care career starting as CNA. In 1996, she got her CMT. She continued her Elderly Care career until 2013 when she retired. Patricia enjoyed fishing, horse riding, traveling, cooking, bowling and gardening. After retiring, she enjoyed reading books, watching movies, and mystery shows. She loved animals, especially cats. Patricia loved spending time with her friends and family. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Tracey Hughes; parents; and brother, Paul Colvin, III. Survivors include children, Tim Calkin and Tammy Calkin; grandchildren, Mequilla Rader, Alexander Calkin, Jacoby Gupta, and Niomi Gupta; great-grandchildren, Jade and Jude Rader; brother, Rick Colvin. Memorial Service 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, August 24, Simplify Cremations & Funerals. Online guest book and obituary at
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2:00 pm
Tuesday, August 24, 2021
Simplify Cremations & Funerals
235 St. Joseph Ave
St. Joseph, Missouri, United States
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