NEWTON FALLS - Donna Kolovich, 81, passed into eternal life at 4:58 p.m. Tuesday, July 29, 2008, at Forum Health Trumbull Memorial Hospital of natural causes.
On May 5, 1927, in Newton Falls, Steve and Mary Kovacic were blessed with the birth of their daughter, Donna.
Donna has lived in Newton Falls all her life and was a sales clerk at Fairprice Hardware. She married the love of her life, John Kolovich Jr., Nov. 14, 1944, and they enjoyed 63 years of marriage together.
She belonged to the Madonna Club at St. Mary's Church in Newton Falls and also attended St. Joseph's Church in Newton Falls.
Donna enjoyed gardening, sewing and cooking.
Memories of Donna will be carried on by her loving family, her husband, John; her sons and daughters-in-law, John and Edith Kolovich III, and Rich and Laura Kolovich, all of Newton Falls; her grandson, Kevin Kolovich of Newton Falls; her grandson and his wife, Mike and Gretchen Kolovich of Champion; her granddaughter, Jaclyn Kolovich of Newton Falls, her grandaughter and her husband, Marie and Tom Addison of Newton Falls; her great-grandsons, Christian and Marcus Addison, both of Newton Falls and Andrew Kolovich of Champion.
Donna was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Eugene Kolovich; a daughter, Mary Jane Kolovich; a brother, Joseph Kovacic; and a great-grandson, Bret Addison.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at James Funeral Home, and a funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph's Church. Calling hours will be from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. Donna will be laid to rest at St. Joseph's Cemetery.
Arrangements are being handled by James Funeral Home, 8 E. Broad St., Newton Falls, Ohio. 330-872-5440.