Sheriff Marion Calkins

Sheriff Marion Calkins

Muskegon County Sheriff's Office, Michigan

End of Watch Tuesday, April 6, 1982

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Marion Calkins

Sheriff Calkins was succumbed to injuries sustained in an automobile accident four days earlier. He had been Sheriff since 1960 and had been with the agency 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

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Rest in peace Sheriff Calkins. Wow what a hero! To leave a widow and sixteen children and fifty-one grand kids. What an honorably brave servant.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

September 8, 2018

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