Roy F. Calhoun, 85, died Feb. 9, 2016 at St. Vincent Hosptial.

Roy was born August 4, 1930 in Forth Worth, Texas to Roy F. Sr. and Betty P. Calhoun. He was raised and schooled in Great Bend, Kansas. At a young age he joined the Army and served in the Korean War with an honorable discharge and received a purple heart. His occupation was a farmer, oil field, trucking, and a mechanic on trucks and tractors. Roy loved his Allis-Chalmers tractors.

He met Mary Allen in August 1955. They married in September 1955. In this marriage he had two sons and two daughters. From a previous marriage he had one son. He had two granddaughters, one grandson and eight great grandkids.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years Mary, son; Kevin (Beth) of Texas, daughter; Betty of Texas, and Son Troy (Gerri), and grandchildren Bridget, Daniel, and David.

Private family services were held.