Ruth Z. Calvo

Jan 13, 1930 - May 13, 2023

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Ruth Z. Calvo

Jan 13, 1930 - May 13, 2023

Place of birth


Graduated from Hellertown in 1948, went to Kutztown State Teachers College


Taught fifth grade in the Bethlehem Area School District for 25 years

Marriage and children

Married Rocco J. Calvo in 1956 and had three children, Kathleen, Roque, and Lois


Survived by son Roque, daughter Lois, four grandchildren, three great grandchildren, two sisters, and several nieces and nephews

Predeceased family members

Husband Rocco, daughter Kathleen, sisters Verna, Mildred, and Pauline, and brothers Charles and Arthur


Remembered as a great educator, a humble child of God, and an endlessly caring sister, wife, mother, aunt, grandmother, great grandmother, and friend

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Can be made to the Rocco Calvo Scholarship Fund c/o Moravian University

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Born on January 13, 1930

Passed away on May 13, 2023

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