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Clinton Calvin "Cal" Campbell, Jr.

July 18, 2013

Clinton Calvin "Cal" Campbell, Jr. went to be with his beloved wife Patsy in heaven on July 9, 2013. 

Cal was born to Clint and Doris Campbell on February 24, 1937 in Pasadena, California.  He graduated from John Muir High School and attended Orange Coast College.  At the age of 19, upon the death of his father, Cal became the Owner/Operator of Holman and Powell Paving Company, in Los Angeles, CA, where he often paved movie sets at Universal Studios.  He served our country in the Navy Construction Battalion Corps as a reservist.  In 1963, he married Kathleen Merriman, and had three children, Molly Anne, Clinton Calvin, III, and Wendy Shea.  His family and friends had many special times together at Crystal Cove. Ever the entrepreneur, he owned a liquor store, The Jolly Jug, in Tustin, CA until 1975, when the family moved to Bozeman, MT, to raise their children. 

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He worked in sales and later became the manager of the Bozeman Montgomery Wards Store.  In 1982 he returned to California, and continued in sales.  In 1988, he married Patricia Duntley and gained three more children, Amy, Curt, and Craig Mitchell.  He and Patsy enjoyed many years of traveling and boating, which were his primary passions.    In 2002, Cal received the gift of life with a lung transplant.  Cal continued as a salesman until his retirement when, he moved to Spokane, WA to be near his daughters Molly and Wendy. 

Cal loved being a father and grandfather.  His kindness and gentlemanly ways were unmatched.  He had a wonderful sense of humor, and quickly made friends wherever he went.  He loved a good party, dancing, traveling, boating, cars and the beach.  He was a proud supporter of the Lady Zags Basketball Team.  

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