Kathleen Alice “Katie” <I>Henschel</I> Hovar

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Kathleen Alice “Katie” Henschel Hovar

  • Birth 26 Jul 1927 Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 11 Feb 2010 Roscoe, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Machesney Park, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 63747885

Kathleen Hovar, 82, of Roscoe died Thursday, Feb. 11, 2010, in her home, surrounded by her family. Katie was born July 27, 1927, the daughter of Emil and Elizabeth (Russ) Henschel, in Dubuque, Iowa. Married Frank E. Hovar of Hanover on May 14, 1947, in St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Hanover.

Graduated from Hanover High School, class of 1945. Katie was a devout member of St. Bridget Catholic Church, Loves Park, for 54 years.

Katie will be dearly missed by all, but especially by her husband of 62 years, Frank E. Hovar Sr.; children, Nancy (Terrence) Warner of Fort Wayne, Ind., Linda (Rupert) Searcy of Elgin, Frank E. (Kathy) Hovar of Machesney Park, Becky (Jim) Jackson of Pecatonica, Julie (James) Stacy Jr., of Silver City, N.M. and Michael (Marta) Hovar of McAllen, Texas; 15 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

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  • Created by: Ronald Steward
  • Added: 5 Jan 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 63747885
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Kathleen Alice “Katie” Henschel Hovar (26 Jul 1927–11 Feb 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 63747885, citing Sunset Memorial Gardens, Machesney Park, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Ronald Steward (contributor 47070117) .