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Graveside Service

Brookside Cemetery
Thursday June 9th, 2022

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Kively R. Calender

WATERTOWN-Graveside services for Kively R. Calender, 75, of Watertown will be held on Thursday, June 9, 2022 at Brookside Cemetery in Watertown, with Rev. Paul Luisi officiating.  Mrs. Calender died on Thursday, June 2, 2022 at the Samaritan Summit Village in Watertown.
Arrangements are under the direction of LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home, Ogdensburg.
Kively Raptou Calender was born on August 21, 1946 in Salonika, Greece.  She was the daughter of the late Demetrios and Zoe (Axiotou) Raptou.  On March 26, 1989 she married Samuel C. "Chris" Calender. Together they owned and operated the Medical Center Pharmacy in Watertown. She and her late husband were members of the Concordia Lutheran Church and were generous supporters of many local charitable organizations.
She is survived by a sister in Greece and many nieces and nephews. 
Donations in Kively's memory may be made to the Jefferson County SPCA or a charity of one's choice.

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We met Kively and her husband Chris at the VFW.
She was a kind and carrying, gave us health advise and tips about healthy food and brought greece bread and sweets, she baked herself.
We often talked about wonderful Greece, which I know from a couple of visits..
She and Chris liked to talk about their visits of Greece and the family, they had .
She was a devoted wife to Chris and loved and took care of him.
She also loved her little dog.
Dear Kively, rest in peace and the eternal light, should shine on you..
God bless you

Christa Harris Jun 12 2022 3:57 AM