Patricia L. Kovacs

September 1, 1934 - June 8, 2017

Patricia L. Kovacs, age 82, of Valley City, OH passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 8, 2017.

Pat was born September 15, 1934 in Cuyahoga Falls, OH to the late Martin Olin and Opal F. (nee Foland) Christopherson. Pat has resided in Valley City since 1971. Pat graduated from Akron City Hospital with a Registered Nursing degree. She worked at various hospitals and nursing homes including Akron City; Fallsview Mental Hospital, Cuyahoga Falls; Parma Comm. Hospital; the former Shangri La Nursing Home, Medina; Villa Camillus, Columbia Station; Southwest General Hospital, Middleburg Hts. and St. John Westshore, Westlake. Her specialty was working in psychiatric wards. She had a very gentle loving personality with her patients. Pat will be greatly missed by her family and anyone that had the pleasure of knowing her. Beloved husband- Jack, married 54 years. Loving mother of Juli Kovacs of Medina, the late Jean; Jack (Suzie) of Rocky River and Joyce (Trey) Bohanen, of Lebanon, TN. Cherished grandmother- Alexander and Isabella Kovacs. Adorable Ric her 4-legged companion. Dear Sister- Helen Rafeld of Traverse City, MI Preceded in death by her 2 sisters- Lois and Verna and a brother- Marvin. At Pat’s request, Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life Service will be held 3:00PM, Sunday, June 11, 2017 at the Bauer Funeral Home 2089 Columbia Road Valley City, OH. There will be a gathering on Sunday from 2:00-3:00 PM prior to the service. In lieu of Flowers- The family suggests memorials may be made to the Windfall Industries, 4691 Windfall Road Medina, OH 44256 in memory of Pat and Jean Kovacs.


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