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Michael C. Kelvin

November 7, 1928 - September 30, 2021

Burial Date October 4, 2021

Funeral Home Thomas Poteet & Sons Funeral Home

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Entered into rest on Thursday, September 30, 2021 Michael Charles Kelvin, 92, husband of the late Gertrud Kelvin. Michael was born in Josefov, Czechoslovakia. He escaped communist Czechoslovakia to Germany where he met his wife, Gertrud, and ultimately moved to the U.S. in 1959. He served in the United States Air Force, retiring after 20 years and proud of his citizenship. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather and a bold Christian. His favorite pastimes were chess, mathematics, oil painting, reading, and driving his Corvette. He also enjoyed classical music, especially Mario Lanza.


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