Sheriff Marion Calkins

Sheriff Marion Calkins

Muskegon County Sheriff's Office, Michigan

End of Watch Tuesday, April 6, 1982

Add to My Heroes

Marion Calkins

Sheriff Marion Calkins succumbed to injuries sustained in an automobile accident four days earlier.

He had been Sheriff since 1960 and had served with the Muskegon County Sheriff's Office for a total of 33 years. He was survived by his wife, 16 children, and 51 grandchildren.


  • Age 65
  • Tour 33 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Friday, April 2, 1982

routine driving, single vehicle crash

Most Recent Reflection

View all 21 Reflections

Still thinking of you and Grandma today in 2023.

Marc Elwell

July 18, 2023

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.