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Josephine "Josey" Kovacs DeDea
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Birth: Dec. 17, 1927
Cambria County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 3, 2010
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA

DeDEA Josephine 'Josey' J., 82, Homewood Retirement Center, Martinsburg, died Sun., Jan. 3, at Homewood. Born Dec. 17, 1927, in Johnstown, daughter of Stephen and Mary (Raday) Kovacs. Longtime member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Lakemont and of St. Thomas More Catholic Church, Roaring Spring. On June 21, 1947, she married Leo V. DeDea in Altoona and together they brought into this world four daughters. Survived by husband of 62 years, Leo V. DeDea, Homewood Retirement Center; brother, John Kovacs, Johnstown; sister and brother-in-law, Mary and Victor Curtis, Middletown, Ohio; daughters: Patricia Weimert, Hollidaysburg; Shirley Walter, and husband, Ronald, Reedsville, Pa.; Joanne Holland, and husband, Thomas, Douglasville, Ga.; and Theresa Dillen, and husband, Robert, Bellwood, Pa.; grandchildren: Robert Weyant and wife, Marcy; Kimberly Silva and husband, Jose; Chrisan Greenawalt; Ronald Walter Jr. and wife, Dianna; Crystal James; Charles Baird; Dawn Baird; Jordan Bard and wife, Erin; Matthew Kubarek; David Kubarek and wife, Krista; Jennifer McCloskey and husband, Jon; and Steven Kubarek; and 20 gr. grandchildren. Predeceased by infant brother, Stephen Kovacs; and sister and brother-in-law, Margaret and Edward Holbay. In 2004, Josey and Leo moved to Diamond Circle, a cottage at Homewood. She loved her home, particularly her sunroom, and enjoyed watching her flower garden bloom. Stevens Mortuary, Altoona. Committal, Calvary Cemetery, Altoona.

Johnstown Tribune-Democrat, Mon., 1/4/2010
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Calvary Cemetery
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
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Record added: Jan 04, 2010
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Josephine Josey <i>Kovacs</i> DeDea
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Josephine Josey <i>Kovacs</i> DeDea
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Josephine Josey <i>Kovacs</i> DeDea
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