Michael Andrew Kovach, 39, of Elburn, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, April 27, 2009. He was a loving and dedicated husband, father, son, brother and friend to all. Words cannot express the love he had for his family.
Mike was a graduate of Waubonsee Community College and Illinois State University and owned his own business. He was an avid golfer and bowler, often competing in the nationals tournaments. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Mike was a passionate conservative Republican and loved political debates. He loved doing home remodeling projects and looked forward to purchasing the new tools and equipment required.
He is survived by his wife, Katherine (Burton) Kovach; his children, Michael, Sarah, Emily and Aidan; his parents, Albert and Kathleen Kovach; his sister, Krysta December; his brother, David (Catherine) Kovach and their children, Alexander, Jarod and Levi; his grandparents, William and Helen Hergenroether and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Mike was preceded in death by his grandparents, Albert and Julia Kovach.
A funeral mass was held Monday, May 4, 2009, at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Angels Church, Aurora. Msgr. Martin Heinz was the celebrant. Visitation was held Sunday, May 3, at the Healy Chapel, 332 W. Downer Place, Aurora, where a liturgical wake service was held at 6 p.m. Interment was at Sugar Grove Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family for the children’s educational fund.
For more information, please call (630) 897 9291 or visit www.healychapel.com to sign the online guestbook.