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Russell J. Covert died at 1:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, in Trinity Living Center, Grove City. He was 92.
He was born on Sept. 15, 1925, in Grove City to Frank and Nellie (Hedglin) Covert.
He worked at Westinghouse, Sharon, for 38 years, retiring Feb. 1, 1985.
Russell is survived by Eleanor M. Buchanan Covert, whom he married June 8, 1968; daughters Karen Brown, Naples, Fla. and Paula (Gary) Stewart, Jacksonville, Fla.; a sister, Irene Wilcox, Grove City, and two sisters-in-law, Doris Covert, Grove City, and Betty Covert, Burlington, N.C.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by brothers Glenn, Leo, and Wayne (and wife Laura) Covert; sisters Vera Armstrong (and husband Clair), and Ruth Deitrick (and husband John); and brother-in-law Robert Sansom.
Russell was a member of Grace United Methodist Church and a founding member of Grove City Historical Society.
Memorial contributions may be made to Grace United Methodist Church, 210. S. Broad St., or Grove City Historical Society, Box 764, both Grove City, PA 16127.

Russell J., 92, of Grove City.
Burial was in Woodland Cemetery.
Arrangements by CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME, INC., Grove City.
Published on February 1, 2018
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