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Frank Adolph Kovar
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1913
Minnesota, USA
Death: Sep. 22, 2013
Grand Forks
Grand Forks County
North Dakota, USA

Frank Kovar, age 99 of East Grand Forks, MN passed away on Sunday, September 22, 2013 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND.
Frank Adolph Kovar was born on December 23, 1913 the 5th child of Joseph and Mary (Vasek) Kovar on a farm in Northland Township, MN. He attended country school in District #46. While living at home he helped with the farm work. In 1938 he met Mabel Piker at a dance in Sherack, MN. They were married on June 25, 1940 in Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Tabor, MN. They moved to a farm northwest of the home place three weeks after their marriage. They moved to East Grand Forks in December of 1994. Frank continued to be involved in the farming operation until his death. Frank loved farming, old time dancing and playing cards. Frank was a past member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Tabor, MN and a present member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in East Grand Forks, MN. Frank was also a lifetime member of the Eagles Aerie #350 of East Grand Forks, MN.

Frank is survived by a son; Duane (Brenda) and daughter; Shirley (Bob) both of East Grand Forks; 2 granddaughters, Michelle (John) Engwicht of Judson, ND and Karla Kovar of Grand Forks, ND; 1 grandson, Darrin Kovar of St. Paul, MN; 6 great-grandchildren; brother-in-law, Ervin Lange; 2 sisters-in-law, Cecelia Kovar and Anna Piker Novak and many nieces, nephews, and cousins, as well as countless special friends and neighbors.
Frank is preceded in death by his wife Mabel on August 9, 1995, 5 brothers, Henry, Joseph, William, George and Albert Kovar; 4 sisters, Anna Wavra, Emily Arnold, Mary Horken Lange and Christine Kovar.
In lieu of flowers memorials are preferred.

Mass of Christian Burial: 11:00 AM on Friday, September 27, 2013 in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 200 3rd St. NW, East Grand Forks, MN.

Visitation: 5:00 to 7:00 with a 6:30 PM Prayer Service on Thursday, September 26, 2013 in Dahl Funeral Home of East Grand Forks, MN and also 1 hour prior Funeral Service on Friday in Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

Interment: Calvary Cemetery ~ Grand Forks, ND 
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Grand Forks
Grand Forks County
North Dakota, USA
 
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Record added: Sep 13, 2007
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Frank Adolph Kovar
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Frank Adolph Kovar
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