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Karl J. Kovacs

Karl J. Kovacs

Age 76, of McKees Rocks, passed away November 5, 2020 peacefully at his home in Stowe township. Loving husband of Diana Tkacik Kovacs; Loving father of Karl D. Kovacs and grandfather of Karlee Kovacs; brother of Jack (Marlene) Kovacs; also survived by nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and his cousin; son of the late Karl R. Kovacs and Margaret Barnes Kovacs. Karl went to McKees Rocks High and graduated in 1962.

Mr. Kovacs was born February 10, 1944, in McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania. Karl worked many years at U.S. Steel Wheel and Axle Division, now known as Trinity Industry as a machine operator in McKees Rocks.  Karl enjoyed wathing baseball and playing golf and going to the racetrack in his free time.

Family will receive friends 4-8 PM SUNDAY at the McDERMOTT FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1225 Chartiers Avenue, McKees Rocks, where a Blessing Services will be that evening.  In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to Lung Cancer Research or www.alz.org/donate


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Carl was a good friend. Sorry to se he passed. Deepest sympathy to Diane and Carl junior and the rest of the family. Unable to make the viewing.

Frank and Nancy puskar Nov 7 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of Karls passing.
Have many fond memories of the Kovacs & Baker families in the late 1950s and 1960s both on and off the Field and in Business.
Especially enjoyed being on Joe Vs WBU
American Legion team with Karl and all those Great
Sto/Rox Athletes!
Due to Copid-19 I will none able to attend the service.
You have the Baker famililies deepest Sympathy!

Rich Baker Nov 7 2020 12:00 AM