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Service measured not by GOLD,
          but by the GOLDEN RULE

330.262.7771

Daniel Fairchild Calhoun, 92, of Wooster, passed away on Saturday, May 7, 2022, at his residence.
Dan was born June 21, 1929, in Bridgeport, Connecticut to Philo Clarke and Doris Antoinette (Wheeler) Calhoun.   As a boy soprano in St. John ™s Episcopal Church, Bridgeport, he acquired a lifelong passion for classical music. He graduated from Phillips Exeter Academy in 1946; obtained his Bachelor of Arts from Williams College in 1950; served in the CIA from 1950-1954; and received his Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Chicago in 1959.   He was a professor at the College of Wooster from 1956 to 1994, serving as the Chair of the History Department from 1969-1972 and 1986-1988 and the Dunham professor of history from 1989-1994.   He was the author of The United Front: The TUC and the Russians, 1923 “1928 and Hungary and Suez, 1956: An Exploration of Who Makes History.   Following his retirement, he was a volunteer with Ohio ™s Hospice LifeCare, People to People Ministries, the Wooster Hope Center, and Meals on Wheels.   He is a member of St. Mary ™s Church.
Dan is survived by his wife, Janet (McGovern) Calhoun; children Carol Calhoun of Bethesda, MD; Philo Calhoun (wife Annelisa Schneider) of Edmonds, WA; and Virginia Calhoun de Millán (husband Francisco Millán Velasco) of San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, as well as by nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.  
He was predeceased by one grandchild.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 10:00 AM at St. Mary Catholic Church, 527 Beall Ave., Wooster with Rev. Stephan Moran as officiant.   Inurnment will be in St. Mary Cemetery.
McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions be directed to Ohio ™s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to Wooster Hope Center, P. O. Box 1204, Wooster, OH 44691.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com

Memorial Contributions
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions be directed to Ohio ™s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to Wooster Hope Center, P. O. Box 1204, Wooster, OH 44691.

Service
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 10:00 AM at St. Mary Catholic Church, 527 Beall Ave., Wooster  

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