KOVALESKY, Jennie, 92, of Amsterdam, passed away Friday, March 1, 2013 in her home.
A daughter of the late Stanslaus and Anna Karaban Kuzzyna (Kuryn), she was born May 17, 1920 in Amsterdam, Ohio.
Jennie was preceded in death by her loving husband, Henry Kovalesky, on November 3, 1994. Also deceased are three brothers, Ed, Joe, and Barney Kuryn; two sisters, Helen Caskey and Stella Scopel.
Jennie was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Amsterdam and the Polish National Alliance.
She is survived by her caregivers; great-niece, Jan (Bob) Morley; great-great- nephew, Thomas (Rebecca) Mikesell Jr.; great nieces, Michele Lineberry and Joelle (Scott) Moran; a very large extended family and a very special great- great-great niece, Lauren Mikesell.
Mass of Christian burial will be Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Amsterdam with Fr. John McCoy officiating.
Burial will follow in the Bergholz Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. in the funeral home and one hour prior to Mass in the church.
In lieu of flowers the family wishes donations be made in Jennie's name to Charity Hospice, 500 Luray Drive, Steubenville, OH 43952.