Grace's Story

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Grace Kovacs, 106, of Mifflinburg, entered into rest on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, at her home.
She was born Nov. 15, 1910, in Donora, Pa. In 1929, she married Robert M. Kovacs who preceded her in death in 1954.

Grace graduated from Donora High School in 1928. On a trip to New Jersey, she met her husband Bob. They lived in Fords and Edison, New Jersey. In 2008, Grace moved back to Pennsylvania to live with her daughter and son-in-law in Mifflinburg.

Surviving are four children and their spouses, Grace and Eugene Antol, Joan and Raymond Peterson, Robert and Kathleen Kovacs, and Geraldine and Walter Dworak; one son-in-law, Ernest Toth; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Roberta Toth; and two grandsons, Scott and Gene.

Family and friends are welcome from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the Roupp Funeral Home Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Road, Mifflinburg, where the funeral will be conducted at 11, with the Rev. John Yost officiating.
Burial will be private at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the Mifflinburg Community Ambulance Assoc., 104 Chestnut St., Mifflinburg, PA 17844, or the Penns Creek Adult Resource Center, P.O. Box 212, Richard Road, Penns Creek, PA 17862.

Leave your condolences online at www.rouppfuneralhome.com.
Published on May 23, 2017
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