Superior, Wis. - Calvin “Cal” Walter Wicklander, 61, formerly of Thief River Falls, died Tuesday, July 9, 2013.
Funeral services will be held at Downs Funeral Home (www.downsfh.com) in Superior, Wis., Sunday, July 21, from 1 to 3 p.m. A celebration of Cal’s life will be held the evening before at Captain Barkers on Saturday, July 20 at 7 p.m.
Calvin was born to Gust Walter and Maxine Wicklander on Jan. 2, 1952. Cal enjoyed fishing, golf, hockey, music, art and photography. He was a medic in the Army and a decorated war veteran. He worked for several years as licensed Chiropractor, from which he retired to follow his passions and continuing his education.
He is survived by his father and mother, Walter and Maxine Wicklander; children Alexis Olivia (Allen Edwards) and Michael Allen; as well as his sister, Lezlie Grubich; her children Nicole and Aaron; his niece Marie and her child, Cooper.
He was preceded in death by his brother Emery Wicklander, grandparents, Leo and Olive Carpenter, Eric and Anna Wicklander.
Service information and condolences may be be sent to Alexis Olivia Wicklander; 8151 33rd Ave S #306E, Bloomington MN 55425, 612-701-8973. A00003B2013JY17