Calvin John Cassady

Calvin John Cassady, 68, of 114 West Condot Road, St. Marys, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, May 16, 2020, at his home.

He was born August 2, 1951, in St. Marys, son of the late Norbert and Grace Shilk Cassady.  Calvin was a lifelong resident of the area and was a graduate of St. Marys High School.  He was a retired employee of the Keystone Carbon Company.

On October 6, 1973, in St. Marys, Calvin married Theresa R. Hoffman, who survives.  Also surviving are two daughters, Felchia Pere of St. Marys and Jolene Shealy of St. Marys and her fiancé Matthew Borza and his son, Noah; and by four grandchildren, Briella Pere, Mason Shealy, Drake Shealy, and Brock Shealy.  Calvin is also survived by his sister, Janie Ferragine and her husband Dennis of Johnsonburg.

In addition to his parents, Calvin was preceded in death by his brother, Norbert “Jim” Cassady.

Calvin was a member of the United States Army Reserves.  He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and cooking, and served as a chef while in the Reserves.  Most of all, Calvin enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

There will be no visitation.

Funeral and committal services will be held privately and at the convenience of the family.

Memorials, if desired, may be made to Autism Speaks, 1 East 33rd Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY  10016 or at

Larry and K8 Nekuza May 19, 2020 at 1:55 pm

Dear Teresa and family and Janie and Family,
Sincerest condolences for you all. Great memories and Famlove are what will help you all through this shocking heart break. Prayers to you all.
Larry and K8 Nekuza Bradenton, Florida

Angie Walter May 24, 2020 at 12:18 am

Jolene and family,
I’m so very sorry for your loss. You’re in my thoughts and prayers.
Angie Walter

Susan Cashner May 27, 2020 at 10:57 pm

Theresa and family, so sorry to hear of your loss. My deepest sympathy and prayers. Fellow classmate- Susan Strouse

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