In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Bruce Kovacik; a granddaughter, Christie Sickle; three brothers and five sisters.
Friends may call Saturday, Nov. 10 from 10 a.m. until time of service at 12 noon at the First Church of Christ, 139 N. Main St., Cadiz. Paul Giffin will officiate. Burial will follow at Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Crossroads Hospice, 3743 Boettler Oaks Dr., Suite E, Uniontown/Green, OH 44685. Online condolences may be made at www.clark-kirkland.com.
A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.