Obituaries

Robert "Bob" Cova

Robert "Bob" Anthony Cova passed away on February 27, 2020 at the age of 76.

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He was the beloved husband of Judith Cova nee Thomas of Lake Saint Louis, Missouri. He is survived by his son, Keith "Anthony" Cova; daughter, Maria (Michael) Cova Gerritzen; sister, Dolores Stratmann; sister-in-law, Sheila Cova; brother-in-law, Ron Thomas; grandchildren, Alexandria, Isabella, Nicholas, Anthony; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.  He is preceded in death by his father, Charles Cova, mother, Elsie Cova, brother, Charles Cova, brother-in-law, Leo Stratmann, brother-in-law, Quay Thomas, sister-in-law, Judy Thomas.  

Bob and Judy cherished 56 years of marriage. He proudly served his country in the US Army.  Bob was an active member of the Knights of Columbus and a volunteer at St. Vincent DePaul for several years. He was an avid fisherman, enjoyed playing golf, and coaching hockey. Bob especially loved tinkering at his home, cooking and wood working. He adored a house full of people and helping family and friends. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him. 

Visitation at Immaculate Heart of Mary - Weber Hall, Sunday, March 1 - 1:00 - 5:00pm, and Monday, March 2 - 9:00 - 10:00am. Funeral Mass, Monday, March 2, 10:00am at the church. Burial immediately following in Immaculate Heart of Mary Cemetery.

Donations may be made payable to Missionaries of Charity-Mother Teresa 3629 Cottage Ave, St. Louis, MO 63113 or to St. Vincent DePaul Society at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385.