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Francis Dickenson "Dick" Covey
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Birth: Sep. 7, 1915
Coudersport
Potter County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 2006
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA

Mr. Covey was born September 7, 1915 to James G. Covey and Katherine Knox Covey in Coudersport, PA. He graduated from Banks Business College, Philadelphia, University of Utah and was a WWII overseas Veteran. He retired as a loan officer from First Security Bank (now Wells Fargo) in Salt Lake City, Utah. On June 5, 1949 he married Martha Froehlich in Twin Falls, Idaho. As a resident of Salt Lake City, Utah for 56 years, he was active in Boy Scouts, Western Boys Baseball Hillview League (President); R. W. Moore DeMolay (Chapter Dad); he was also a faithful member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church (Vestryman); Mt. Moriah Lodge #2 AF and AM of Utah (Treasurer) and 32nd Degree Scottish Rite Mason. Dick was an active member of Utah Rose Society, a consulting rosarian, rose judge and a master gardener. He enjoyed gardening, tennis, golf, bowling and fishing. Francis Dickinson Covey, age 90, passed away June 27, 2006 in Austin,TX. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Mrs. H.F. (Elizabeth) Winchell; brothers, Dr. John K and James F. Covey. Survivors are his wife of 57 years, Martha; daughter Margie Gordon and husband David of Austin, TX; son, Bruce Covey and wife Sydney of Dallas, TX and two step granddaughters. Graveside service will be at 3:00 p.m., Friday, June 30, 2006 at Onion Creek Memorial Park. Directions: From IH35 South, exit Onion Creek Parkway. Turn right on FM1626 and go 1 1/2 miles. Turn right on Old Manchaca Road and enter cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Paul's Episcopal Church Memorial Fund, 261 South 900 East, Salt Lake City, Utah 84102.

 
 
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 Parents:
  James Covey (1879 - 1930)
  Katherine Knox Covey (1878 - 1961)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Catherine Froehlich Covey (1916 - 2007)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Onion Creek Memorial Park
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: S. Johnson
Record added: Aug 25, 2013
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Francis Dickenson Dick Covey
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Francis Dickenson Dick Covey
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Francis Dickenson Dick Covey
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Your mom and my grandfather are cousins. I have pics of them.
- Sylvia JOHNSON
 Added: Aug. 25, 2013
 
 
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