NILES - Evelyn Kovacich, 76, passed away Thursday, April 25, 2013, at Vista at the Ridge Care Center.
She was born Feb. 14, 1937, in Monroetown Township, Mich., the daughter of Samuel and Lena White.
Evelyn married Joseph Kovacich on March 31, 1953, and together they had four wonderful children.
She was a dedicated homemaker. Evelyn and her husband were avid roller skaters in Cortland and competed in several competitions, ranking in the top of the state of Ohio.
She loved traveling and fishing, but most of all time spent with family and her many friends.
Survivors include her sons, Timothy (Connie) of Chardon, Joseph (Mary Ann) of Niles and Jeffery Kovacich of Vienna; a daughter, Deborah (Benjamin) Hensley of Niles; brother Earl White of Florida; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren and two more soon to arrive.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; brothers Dean and Orville White; and sister Bernice Miller.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the Lane Family Funeral Home, Mineral Ridge Chapel. Funeral services are schedule for 1 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Interment will be in Niles Cemetery.
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