Velma Jean (Sedam) Calvert

June 2, 1937 ~ May 28, 2019 (age 81)


Velma J Calvert, 81, of Indianapolis, IN, passed away on May 28, 2019.

Velma was born on June 2, 1937 in Beech Grove, IN to Jacob Nelson and Marsha Eloise (Gillespie) Sedam.  Velma had a very strong work ethic and ran her own company Tricounty Asphalt Paving before retiring.  In her younger days she was active in the community and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star.  She enjoyed traveling to Florida and golfing.  She was also a fan of Peyton Manning and watched Sunday Football often.  

Velma had a very strong faith, and was a member of Southport Christian Church Disciples of Christ and later Franklin Central Christian Church Disciples of Christ.  She had a lot love in her heart, and she showered it on those around her.  She loved caring for horses when she had them, and was a dog-lover, she doted on them.  She was a wonderful mother and loved being a grandmother. 

Velma is survived by her children Tom Calvert and Jean Ann Calvert; her brother Don Sedam; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents Jacob and Marsha Sedam, Velma is preceded in passing by her husband Wayne Calvert; her daughter Linda Calvert; and her brothers Harold Sedam and Clifford Sedam.

A Memorial Service for Velma will be 10 AM, Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Franklin Central Christian Church Disciples of Christ at 4100 South Franklin Road, Indianapolis, Indiana 46239. 

In lieu of flowers the family as requested donations in Velma Jean's name to Fransciscan Heath Cancer Center at or to Franklin Central Christian Church 4100 South Franklin Road, Indianapolis, Indiana 46239.

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Memorial Service
June 15, 2019

10:00 AM
Franklin Central Christian Church
4100 South Franklin Road
Indianapolis, IN 46239

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