Calvin Carl Dawe, 67, of Leadville passed away on May 20 at Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center in Denver. Dawe was born on March 4, 1954 in Ishpeming, Michigan. Dawe moved to Climax from Ishpeming with his parents when he was very young. He lived in Climax and attended kindergarten at the Climax School. When the family moved from Climax to Leadville, Dawe attended school and graduated from Lake County High School in 1972. He attended Adams State University and graduated in 1976 with a degree in industrial arts and a secondary teaching license. He had numerous employers in his lifetime. He worked at Climax, Black Cloud, and at Lake County School District as a substitute teacher and bus driver.