KOVACS Denes Kovacs, age 84, of Shelton, passed away peacefully on March 31, 2012 at the Hewitt Memorial Hospital. He was the devoted husband of the late Helen Mae (Greenwood) Kovacs. Denes was born in Stratford on July 31, 1927 son of the late Joseph and Julia (Peck) Kovacs and was a Bridgeport resident for most of his life before coming to Shelton 19 years ago. He was an agent for 30 years for the Greenwood Insurance Agency in Bridgeport before retiring. Denes was a member of the Bridgeport Lion's Club and a long time member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Huntington. He was the loving father of William Denes Kovacs and his wife, Kitty and Cynthia Mae Kovacs. He also leaves his adoring grandchildren, Denes Arthur Kovacs and his wife, Leah, Alison Taylor Kovacs and Trevor John Kovacs and great-grandson, William Daniel Kovacs. He was predeceased by his brothers, Charles and Erno Kovacs and sisters, Irene Kovacs Aday and Marge Kovacs Hug. Friends may call on Thursday from 4 - 7pm at the Riverview Funeral Home, 390 River Rd., Shelton, CT. His funeral service will be held on Saturday at 10:30am at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 25 Church St., Shelton, CT 06484 with the Rev. Janet Waggoner celebrating. Burial will follow in Lakeview Cemetery, Bridgeport. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul's Episcopal Church. To leave online condolences to the family, please go to www.riverviewfh.com .
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Published in Connecticut Post from Apr. 3 to Apr. 4, 2012