Diane Marie Calhoun

1941 ~ 2021

Diane Marie (Rector) Calhoun, age 80, of Jenison passed into eternal life on July 16, 2021. She had a passion for ministry to children and youth in the Grand Rapids area, performing in the Children’s Bible Hour and serving hundreds of teenagers over 30 years alongside her husband. Diane was born in 1941 to Edwin and Ruth Rector of Grand Rapids. She married Robert J. Calhoun in 1959 and enjoyed 61 years of marriage. She is preceded in death by her sister, Shirley and her parents. She is survived by her husband, Bob; children: Julie (Michael) Klingeman, Jodie (Scott) Roberts, Jack (Jennifer) Calhoun; and her brother, Daniel (Nancy) Rector. She is also survived by grandchildren: Ryan (Joy) Klingeman, Joy (Samuel) Arroyo, Robert (Heather) Klingeman, Andrew (Brittany) Roberts, Amanda (Brian) Pleune, John (Erin Dunlop) Calhoun, Samuel Calhoun; 12 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. A burial will be held at Rosedale Memorial Park on Monday, July 19th, 2021 at 2:30pm. Instead of gifting flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Faith Hospice at Trillium Woods.

Leave Your Tribute Message

July 25, 2021 10:56pm

Bob and family sorry to hear about Diane passing I met Diane at Clyde Park Church of the Nazarene and I appreciate how kind and considerate she was to me! Blessings and prayers for you and your family!

- Jodie Eastman Wert

July 18, 2021 7:12am

Diane was such a beautiful lady.. always loved our time together back in the day.. {{sending love and hugs}}

- Edna




Order flowers for Diane's service.

Seasonal Potted Plant (mum, poinsettia, cyclamen, etc.)

Thinking of You Basket

Gerbera Greetings

Loving Embrace

Sincere Sympathy Garden

Natures Glory

Blooming Duo

Classic Sympathy

Stargazer Garden

Perfect Peace Pedestal

Tender Touch

White Wonder

Stargazer Easel Spray

Bells of Beauty

Remembrance Easel Spray

Beautiful Memories

Beautiful Blessings Wreath

Colorful Memories Wreath