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Birth: 6 Mar 1921 Monessen, Pa.
Death: 14 Mar 2003 Monongahela, Pa.
Burial: 17 Mar 2003 Belle Vernon Cemetery, Belle Vernon, Pa.
obit of Francis Maguire Jr.
Peter Kovalsky, 82, of North Belle Vernon, died Friday, March 14, 2003, at 1:15 p.m.
in Mon Valley Hospital. He was born March 6, 1921, in Monessen, a son of the late
Andrew and Anna Sovich Kovalsky. He was a resident of North Belle Vernon for the
past 48 years. A member of St. Sebastian Roman Catholic Church, he was retired from
the Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Monessen Plant where he worked as an exhaust
engineer. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was also a member of the
Belle Vernon American Legion Post 659, Greek Catholic Union and was an avid bocci
player at the Belle Vernon American Legion. Survivors include his wife, Mary Maguire
Kovalsky, whom he was married to for 48 years; two sons and daughters-in-law, Pete
and Linda Kovalsky of Mt. Pleasant, and Hugh and Lou Ann Kovalsky of Belle Vernon;
two daughters and one son-in-law, Mary Igoe of South Hills, and Rose and Mark
Souply of Fayette City; five grandsons, David Igoe, Matthew and Pete Kovalsky, Adam
and Aaron Souply, two sisters and one brother-in-law, Elizabeth Snyder of Monessen,
and Irene and Leonard Babinski of Monessen. He was preceded in death by one son,
Francis Joseph Kovalsky in 1957; three brothers, Stephen Kovalsky, John Kovalsky,
and Andrew Kovalsky; two sisters, Helen Kovalsky, and Margaret Chiprich. Visitation
will be held Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. in the LEONARD J. PARZYNSKI
FUNERAL HOME, Family owned and operated, 626 Broad Ave., Belle Vernon. 724-
929-6183. Prayer service will be held Monday at 9:30 a.m. in the funeral home,
followed by Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. in St. Sebastian Roman Catholic Church.
Internment will take place in Belle Vernon Cemetery. Services will be held. Members of
St. Sebastian parish will pray the rosary for the departed soul of Peter Kovalsky
Sunday at 3 p.m. and the Belle Vernon American Legion will conduct services Sunday
at 7 p.m., both in the funeral home. As a convenience to the family, condolences are
accepted at the funeral home Web site, www.parzynskifuneralhome.com.
Friends are invited to sign the on-line guest book at www.valleyindependent.com.
KOVALSKY Andrew ()
SOVICH Anna ()
KOVALSKY Peter (6 Mar 1921 - 14 Mar 2003)
Marriage To MAGUIRE Mary Margaret ()
MAGUIRE Francis Charles (1 Oct 1897 - 23 Nov 1956)
HICKEY Lillian Gertrude (30 Jan 1898 - 12 Aug 1980)
Children by MAGUIRE Mary Margaret
KOVALSKY Peter S. (11 Sep 1956 - 5 Sep 2015)
KOVALSKY Hugh Thomas (11 Sep 1956 - 10 Aug 2013)
KOVALSKY Francis Joseph (11 Oct 1957 - 11 Oct 1957)
KOVALSKY Mary Margaret ()
KOVALSKY Rose Ann ()
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