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Mrs. Frances Bernice "Fran" Kovacs

Obituary for Mrs. Frances Bernice "Fran" Kovacs

December 1, 1931 - March 18, 2018
Strongsville, Ohio | Age 86

Loving Mother & Mother-In-Law, Dear Grandmother & Great-Grandmother, Sister, Aunt & Friend of Many


Frances Bernice "Fran" Kovacs (nee Holowaty), age 86, of Strongsville, Ohio, and longtime resident of Brook Park, Ohio; beloved wife of the late Eugene Elmer "Gene" Kovacs who passed away in December 2011; loving mother of Linda Schwarz (Edward), Cynthia Dobrovic (Thomas), and Christopher Kovacs (Manuel); dear grandmother of Rochelle Gallagher (Sean), Steve Schwarz (Samantha), Jessica Miceli, and Michael Dobrovic, and great-grandmother of Brianna and Brandan Gallagher, and Nicolas Miceli; cherished sister of Grace Mazur (Al, deceased), Connie Hathaway (Frank), and the late Midge Hutman (Joe, deceased); aunt and friend of many. Fran was a published poet and writer, and enjoyed cake-decorating, playing scrabble, line-dancing, and visiting casinos to play poker and slot machines. She passed away on Sunday, March 18, 2018 following a lengthy battle with Alzheimer's. In place of flowers, the family prefers memorial contributions be forwarded to The Altenheim Alzheimer's Memory Care Unit, 18627 Shurmer Road, Strongsville, Ohio 44136. The family will receive friends at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 7501 Ridge Road, Parma, from 10:00 A.M. to 11:30 A.M. on Friday, March 23, 2018. Interment will follow at 2:00 P.M. at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.


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    Alzheimer's Memory Care Unit
    18627 Shurmer Road
    Strongsville, OH 44136

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Parma, OH 44129
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