Calvin H. Mount Jr.
Calvin H. Mount Jr. of Waukesha passed away Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at Angels Grace Hospice at the age of 73. He was born in Lackawanna, N.Y., the son of Calvin H.
and Josephine (Walls) Mount Sr.
When Cal was 3 years old, the family moved to Southern California. Cal was a 1958 graduate of San Pedro High School. He had served his country in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Milwaukee. Cal was a self-employed carpenter, where he had owned Mount Services and later Calís Creative Carpentry. He was united in marriage to Lois Reed on May 5, 1990, at Wauwatosa Presbyterian Church. The couple made their home in Wauwatosa until 1996 when they moved to Waukesha. Cal was a devoted member of Southminster Presbyterian Church. Cal enjoyed wood carving, his flower garden and fishing. He built furniture, cabinetry, doll houses, various wooden toys and recipe boxes for his family.
Cal will be deeply missed by his loving wife, Lois; children, Christine (Kurt) Feierstein, Janet (Jim) Grochowski and Dianne (Dean) De Loach; five grandsons, Michael, Samuel and Joseph Feierstein, Andrew and Richard Stinson; a great-grandson, Roman Feierstein; one sister, Starlene McDonald; stepchildren, Ken Reed (partner Jim Bigger), Larry Reed, Lori Page and Paula (Joe) Perry; step-grandchildren, Hannah, Garrett, Lee, Luke, Lem, Lanae, Marie and Justin; and special friend to Donna and Tyler. Cal is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Calvin H. and Josephine Mount Sr., and one brother, Hudson Mount.
The visitation for Cal will be held from 9:30 a.m. until the 10:30 a.m. memorial service Saturday, Oct.
26, at Southminster Presbyterian Church, 200 Richard St., Waukesha, Wisconsin 53189. The Rev. Dr. Christian Boyd will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in honor of Cal may be given to Southminster Presbyterian Church (please see address above).
The family would like to extend a thank you to the staff and caregivers at AngelsGrace and a special thank you to Sandy Sunshine for the compassionate care that you provided to Cal.
Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For the online obituary or to leave a condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com, or call 542-6609.