Ernest Lee Calhoun II

Member of The Chapel

Ernest Lee Calhoun II, died Jan. 2, 2013, after a long illness.

Born on Dec. 5, 1951, in Akron, the eldest son of Ernest Lee Calhoun I, and Minnie Lee (Jenkins), (deceased) and Lucille (Wallace) Calhoun, stepmother, he was preceded in death by Minnie Lee and Samuel Scott (Rogers), grandson.

He is survived by his wife Michele (Markovich) and their children, Monica Rogers (Scott), (Alexandra, Shayna and Samuel (deceased); Melissa Powers (Ricky), (Ricky Powers, Jr., Ernest Lee Calhoun III, India Powers, Chase Powers and Israel Powers); Megan Pooler (Cameron), (Brenna, Payton, Jasmine, Mayana, Corinne, Raegan and Cameron II); Meredith Patterson (AZ) (Aaliyah, AZ, IV, and Alijah); son, Michael Calhoun, and siblings, Cynthia Phillips, Antoinette (Ernest Brown), Angela (John Hanford), Andrea (James Forcum-deceased) and Rhonda Shelton.

He graduated from Garfield High School, the University of Akron and Kent State University and was a member of The Chapel in Akron.

Funeral services took place at The Chapel, Pastor Steve Bucy eulogizing. Donations can be made to the Ernest and Michele Calhoun Beneficiary account at any branch of Fifth Third Bank.

Stewart and Calhoun Funeral Home handled the arrangements.