Obituary of Calvin Ball
Calvin "Jack" Ball, 84, passed away peacefully at Whatcom Hospice House on Saturday, June 2, 2018. He was born July 14, 1933 in Hardin, MT to Mabel and Frank Ball. He grew up in Lodge Grass, Montana. When he graduated he joined the US Coast Guard and served for 4 years ending his term in Bellingham, Washington. He met his wife, Deloris Olson and they were married on September 2. 1955. They moved to Montana to help Jack's mother at Lodge Grass Electric. In 1976 they moved to Everson, Washington. Jack is survived by his wife, Dee and 5 children, Linda (Pete Robbin), Rick (Linda), Tammy (Rob Graham), Lori (Eric Wolf) and Nancy (Kris Nayudu). He was beloved "Gramps" to 12 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. Jack worked as an electrician and handyman for most of his life and then worked at Darigold until he retired. He was a handyman for all of his Lake Whatcom neighbors. Services will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church 119 Texas Street Bellingham at 1:00 pm on June 11, 2018.