Mr. Kovalsky was owner of Dairy Whip on W. 130th and Bellaire for 40 years.
He was the beloved husband of the late Vivian (nee Vance); father of Debbie Jerrome (Steve), Sheryl Donaldson (Rick), Kathy Stack (Tim) and Michael (fiancee Amy Yee); grandfather of Jennifer King (Regan), Katie Jerrome, Mandy Gomez (George), Josh Krajnak (fiancee Megan Stefan), Jason and Justin Donaldson and Aidan and Nathan Kovalsky; great grandfather of McKenzie and Regan King; son of the late Mary DeArmey; brother of Kathy Fox (Jimmy); son-in-law of Carmella Vance; brother-in-law of Georgia Singleton (Mark), Barb Knapik (Tad), Frank, Bob and Jim Vance; uncle and great uncle of many.
Funeral Mass will be Monday, July 22, 2013 at St. Ladislas Church, 2345 Bassett Rd., Westlake at 10 A.M. Entombment will be at St. Joseph Cemetery, Avon. Friends may call at Chambers Funeral Home, 29150 Lorain Rd. (at Stearns Rd.), North Olmsted, Sunday, July 21, 2013 from 3 to 6 P.M.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Crossroads Hospice, 9575 Rockside Rd. #270, Valley View, OH 44125.