Cushing, Calvin Charles entered into peace on Friday, March 20, 2009 at the age of 92, surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of Madeline Cushing (nee Elliott); dear father of Carol Kindermann, Robert Cushing and Steven Cushing; dear grandfather of 6; dear great-grandfather of 6. Mr. Cushing served his country with distinction as a Staff Sergeant in the 4th Raider Battalion and 3rd Marine Division of the U.S. Marine Corps, stationed in the South Pacific Theater from 1942 to 1945. Upon returning to the United States, Mr. Cushing worked for Sealtest until his retirement. Services: Mr. Cushing has requested no memorial services. Private interment at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery with full military honors. Once a Marine, Always a Marine. Semper Fi! The family is being served by Baumann Colonial Chapel of Overland.