Calvin W. Bidwell


COLD BROOK — Calvin W. Bidwell, 87, of Cold Brook passed away at his home on Monday, November 11, 2019.

He is survived by his wife Eileen Bidwell; his children, Neil (Mary) Bidwell, Dale Bidwell, Aaron (Amanda) Bidwell, Sharon Harp, and Karen (Bernie) Kelly. He leaves his grandchildren, Angel, David, and James (Danielle) Skibitski, Carolyn, Meghan (Mark), Samuel and Matthew Bidwell, Daniel Boak, Ethan and Noah Bidwell, Jason and Joshua Harp, Max (Summer) Bidwell, Brittany, Levi, Ethan, and Jaime Kelly, and Alice Bidwell. He also leaves 13 great-grandchildren. He leaves his foster sisters Sandy (Paul) Maikranz, and Linda (Steve) Boucheron; also a foster brother, David (Mary) Kessler; three sisters-in-law, Judy (Barry) Bingham, Linda (Ed) Krukowski, and Anne Edwards; also many nieces, nephews and cousins, and special friends including Steve and Jo Ann Abel. He was predeceased by two sons, Dean and Michael; and a daughter, Wanda. Also his foster parents, Harold and Helen Kessler; two brothers, Ralph and Arlan Bidwell; a foster brother, Robert Kessler; and brother-in-law William Edwards.

Funeral services will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. at the Dimbleby Funeral Homes Inc. 40 Main St. in Whitesboro. Interment will be in Townsend Cemetery in Stittville. Family and friends are invited to call on Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

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