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“Mr. Calvert was a great teacher at KHS. I was not happy at first taking this crazy "plant" class, but I learned things with plants and landscaping...Read More »
1 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“We will remember Doug Calvert as a good man and great leader. He always met us with a welcome smile and a friendly greeting. We will miss him. What a...Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Grant and Rosalee Oakeson - UT

“An awesome man! Always a greeting and a smile. A great teacher of something most of us were not excited to learn about. Best wishes to the Calvert...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Diane Kerby

“Doug Calvert was one of the finest men I have ever known. Not only was he a brilliant teacher who patiently kept track of us KHS kids, he was a man...Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: Ralph Allen - Syracuse, UT

“He was a great teacher to me. RIP Mr. Calvert. ”
5 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“Doug Calvert was one of the finest men I have ever known. Not only was he a brilliant teacher who patiently kept track of us KHS kids, he was a man...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“I loved having him for a teacher!! I still use his catorgorizing of fruits and vegetables as fruits, roots, and droops! Best wishes and condolences...Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: AnneLise S - San Diego, CA

“I'm sorry for your loss Lyndey and the rest of the Calvert Family. I sure enjoyed talking to your mother and father. They were always pleasant and...Read More »
8 of 19 | Posted by: Glenn Thompson - Tooele, UT

“Your dad was an honest man and his word was his bond. We truly admired his many wonderful qualities and the love that he showed to our family. Your...Read More »
9 of 19 | Posted by: Larry Johnson - Taylorsville, UT

“As little girls, Rita Rae, Mary Alice and I have many fond memories of our cousins, Doug, Bill ad Kent living with our family while they attended BYU...Read More »
10 of 19 | Posted by: DyAnn Smoot - Provo, UT

“Rita Rae, Mary Alice and I have always loved our cousin, Doug. He lived in Provo with my family while attending BYU & dating Norene. Occasionally, he...Read More »
11 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“My depest condolences at the loss. Mr Calvert was my favorite teacher at Kearns High. He was always happy and loved his plants! ”
12 of 19 | Posted by: Lorrie Maudsley - Kearns, UT

“Was one of my teachers was good at it may be rest in peace! Void bless his family. ”
13 of 19 | Posted by: Jill Hales - Kearns, UT

“I had the privilege of knowing and working with this great man. I spent many years working with him at Western Garden Center and had a great...Read More »
14 of 19 | Posted by: Darren Hall - West Valley, UT

“I loved your father and mother! Some of the greatest people around. I know their reunion was sweet! How appropriate that someone who blessed so...Read More »
15 of 19 | Posted by: Karma Cluff - Orem, UT

“Mr. Calvert may you rest in peace. You were one of the best influences in my life and taught me a great deal about plants. I will forever hold a...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: Amy - Kearns, UT

“Mr. Calvert was my VERY favorite science teacher. I had him at both Kearns Jr. High and Kearns High school. I couldn't wait to go to science class...Read More »
17 of 19 | Posted by: Tana Daley - Clearfield, UT

“I love you Uncle Doug. May your transendance be swift and glorious and your spirit felt in comfort to all who love you. ”
18 of 19 | Posted by: Pam Morse - Salt lake, UT

“May God's loving kindness comfort you and help you through this sad time Psalms 29:11 ”
19 of 19 | Posted by: A friend


Douglas was born on August 6, 1932 and passed away on Thursday, November 24, 2016.

Douglas was a resident of Salt Lake City, Utah.

He attended the University of Nevada in Reno. He graduated from his beloved BYU with a Bachelors of Science and just a dissertation shy of his masters in Botany and Plant Science.

He was drafted into the army and served two years in Germany at the end of the Korean War.

Douglas was married to Norene.

Funeral services will be held Saturday December 3 2016 10:00 a.m. at the Valley Park 6th Ward 5233 South 3200 West. Viewings will be held Friday December 2nd 6-8:00 p.m. at McDougal Funeral Home 4330 South Redwood Road and again Saturday at the church 9-9:45 a.m. Interment Valley View Memorial Park.

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