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Obituaries

October 26, 2013

Leo Leonard Kovach

NANTY GLO — KOVACH – Leo Leonard, 82, Nanty Glo, passed away Oct. 26, 2013, at home. Born Dec. 23, 1930, in Nanty Glo, son of the late Stephen J. Sr. and Catharine (Bendick) Kovach. Preceded in death by brothers, Paul, Frank and Steve Kovach. Survived by wife of 57 years, former Donna Scaife; son, Bruce Kovach; sisters, Dorothy (Richard) Agagliati and Rosanna (Len)  Harp; sisters-in-law, Irene and Shirley Kovach; and several nieces and nephews. Member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Nanty Glo. Army veteran during the Korean War. Member of Nanty Glo American Legion. Longtime driver for Meals on Wheels program. Active member of Ebensburg Senior Center. Leo was an avid woodworker. Friends will be received from 10 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. Monday at Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Nanty Glo, the Rev. Leonard Voytek, officiating. Interment, Forest Lawn Cemetery.

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