MARY ANN E. KOVARIK
Born: December 12, 1934
Died: May 24, 2020
Memorial Mass: to be scheduled at a later date
St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1001 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg, IL
Inurnment: All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines, IL
Mary Ann E. Kovarik (nee Wingenbach), 85, a resident of Elk Grove for 23 years and formerly of Bensenville was born on December 12, 1934 in St. Louis, MO to Fred and Anna (nee Berends) and passed away peacefully on May 24, 2020 in Elk Grove after a battle with breast cancer.
She was a proud member of the Red Heads Club, regularly attended St. Matthew Church in Schaumburg and enjoyed sharing dinner with friends and family every week following mass. She loved to sew and took pride in making Easter dresses and Christmas outfits for her four daughters. She was a diehard Blackhawks fan and cherished spending time with her 10 grandchildren.
Loving mother of Linda (Marty) Allamian, Gail Lazzara, Connie Fyda and Vicki (Robert) Paszkiet; fond grandmother of Kasey, Nicolette, Melanie, Matthew, Dylan, Gabriella, Michael, Jack, Ryan and Chandler; youngest sister of 9 she is survived by her brother Ferd Wingenbach; beloved aunt and dear friend to many. She will be missed by all those whose lives she touched especially her ex-husband Denis with whom she remained life-long friends.
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