Calvin Theodore Jarmin, 87, of Riverside passed away Aug. 16, 2011, at his home.
Calvin was born June 24, 1924 in Grandy, Neb., to Herbert William Jarmin and Emma Blanche Moore.
On Aug. 28, 1945 Calvin married Una Hitchcock in Pocatello. Their marriage was later solemnized on May 20, 1960, in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.
Calvin was the owner of a trucking company, farmer, rancher irrigation pipe mover and fence builder extraordinaire.
He was a very hard worker, devoted husband and father, and a loving grandfather.
Calvin is survived by his wife, Una Hitchcock Jarmin of Blackfoot; sons, Steven of Newcastle, Wyo.; Michael (Rochelle) of West Jordan, Utah; Daniel (Lori) of Blackfoot; Robert (Julia) of Salt Lake City, Utah; and Randy (Melissa) of Blackfoot; daughters, Merre (Bill) Davis of Pocatello; and Sharon of West Palm Beach, Fla; 16 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Herbert and Emma; brothers, Charles M., George W. and Robert Dean; and sisters, Mary C. Williams, Dorothy M. Ogleberry and Edith Lucille Henderson.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011, at the Riverside 3rd Ward Chapel, with Bishop Craig Watkins conducting. Family will meet with friends and relatives from 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 19, 2011, at Hawker Funeral Home, 132 South Shilling Avenue in Blackfoot and for one hour prior to services at the church. Interment will follow at the Riverside-Thomas Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to the family at email@example.com.