T.J. Colvin


August 5, 1934 - July 15, 2018 T.J."Ted" Colvin

Born August 5, 1934 in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, passed away on July 15, 2018 in Lodi, CA. He came to Sisquoc, CA at the age of 1, moved to Modesto, CA at 5 and to Stockton at 19. He worked as a door to door milkman for Cloverleaf/Crystal for 18 years. He worked for Yolland Materials/Pacific Flooring supply as a wholesale salesman for 33 years. He moved to Ft. Bragg, CA, upon his retirement in 2004. He moved to Lodi in 2015 to be closer to family. T.J. loved hunting, fishing and softball and all of his family. He coached and umpired for many years at Western Little League in Stockton. Survived by sons Steven Colvin of Lodi, Jeff Colvin (Phyllis) of Lodi. 6 grandchildren and 9 great-grand children as well as 2 step daugh- ters, 5 step grandchildren and 8 step great-grandchildren, Also survived by Ex-wife Jan Neri. Preceded in death by Father Drexel Colvin Sr., Mother Rosetta Colvin, Brothers Drexel Colvin Jr., Floyd Colvin, Daughter Susan Colvin, Stepson David Keller, Ex-Wife Susanne Felton.


There will be a memorial service on his birthday Sunday August 5, 2018 at 11:00am at Vineyard Chapel at Cherokee Memorial Park.  at 14165 N. Beckman Rd, Lodi, CA 95240. Interment will be private. The family would like to thank Brad, Pam and all his caregivers at Ashley Place assisted living in Lodi for his wonderful, loving care in his last months.

Cherokee Memorial is honored to serve the Colvin family.

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