Neva Rose (Thode) Kotch, 90, of Ovid, CO passed away Wednesday, November 27, 2013 in Loveland, CO. Cremation has been chosen and no services will be held, per Neva's request.
Geneva Rose Kotch was born October 18, 1923 in Julesburg, Colorado to Herman and Josephine Thode. She attended country school through the 8th grade and later got her GED. Neva married Frank Kotch and to this union a son was born Richard (Shorty) Kotch. She later married Ted Kobayashi and they resided in Texas for 32 years. Upon Ted's death she moved back to Ovid to be near her family.
Neva enjoyed spending time with family and friends and tending to her immaculate yard. Neva was a very vocal person and always knew what she wanted, and always got the last word. She had a special friend Jack Shaefer. She was a loving, caring lady who will be greatly missed.
Neva is survived by son Shorty Kotch & wife Mary, granddaughter Tricia Lockhart, great-granddaughter Haley, grandson Troy Kotch, great-grandsons Spencer & Dylan, and two sisters.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two husbands, two sisters, and two brothers.
Memorials can be made in Neva's name to Hospice of the Plains C/O Richard Kotch PO Box 202 Ovid, CO 80744. Austin-Tennant Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.