Helen A. Kovarik, nee Blahut

Helen A. Kovarik, nee Blahut, born February 12, 1931, of Lyons and La Grange Park. Beloved wife of 66 Years to Joseph Kovarik Jr.; fond mother of Brian (Colette) Kovarik and Christine (Michael) Barritt; grandmother of Ryan (Sheila) Barritt, Autumn (Lane) Jansen, Matthew Barritt, Brandon Barritt, Jeffrey (Ashley) Barritt, Andrew Kovarik and Nathan Kovarik; great-grandmother of Wyatt Jansen, Colton Barritt and Rylan Jansen; sister of the late Joseph Blahut, Jr.; daughter of the late Antonette Blahut, nee Vessely and Joseph Blahut; sister-in-law of Carol Green; aunt of many nephews. Loved animals, especially dogs. Enjoyed traveling and cooking. Will be greatly missed but forever in our hearts. Visitation Monday, October 5, 2015, 11 A.M. to Time of Service 12 Noon, at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd., 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513. Entombment Woodlawn Cemetery.
Memorials appreciated to: Alzheimer’s Association 8430 W Bryn Mawr Avenue,  # 800, Chicago, IL 60631 or American Heart Association, 208 S La Salle Street, Suite 1500, Chicago, IL 60604. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

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  1. Joseph Edward Blahut condolence:

    My Aunt Helen will always be remembered fondly. Thank you so very much for all the help and guidance you gave autie. You make the best chicken ala king in the world.

  2. Billie Sue and Jerry Frintner condolence:

    Sincere condolences to Joe,Brian and Christine on the loss of your wife and mother.
    Billie (Fowler) and Jerry Frintner

  3. Jack Casey condolence:

    I am sorry I am not able to make it to the service. My condolences on your Mother’s passing.


  4. Ramesh condolence:

    May god bless and her soul rest in peace.

  5. Alan and DeeDee Vysinka condolence:

    Brian and Family:
    My wife and I are greatly saddened to hear of your mother’s passing. She was a great lady who put up with loads of silliness when we were lads, trying to learn how to be adults. Please accept and pass on our well wishes to your dad and the rest of your family….

    Al and DD

  6. Debra Froehlich Holub condolence:

    Sincere condolences to you & your family on the passing of your Mom. May God bless you all. Debbie (my parents lived next door to your Grandparents on Rose Ave & we went to school together)

  7. Janus condolence:

    I found Helen too late. Her father, Joseph Blahut, was my grandfather’s brother. He went to the US in the year. Janus Czechoslovakia.

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