March 21, 1941 - November 25, 2017
Passed away peacefully at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital on Saturday November 25th, 2017 in his 77th year.
Beloved father of Mario, Brigitte Stevenson and Dorothy Zagar, Father-in-law to Susan, Jeff and Ivan
Proud grandfather of Jeremy, Natalia, Jacob, Zack, Noah, Jonah, Sam, Natasha, Andrew, Alister and Charles
Great grandfather of Maja and Niko
Son of Maria and Stipe Kovacevic (deceased)
Born in a small town in the province of Slavonia in Croatia, Immigrated with the family in 1975 and lovingly made a home here in Canada with the family. Worked as a Heavy Equipment Mechanic for Caterpillar, but more than anything enjoyed riding his bike and helping anyone who needed assistance.
Memorial service to be held at the Kitching Steepe &Ludwig Funeral Home located at 146 Mill St N in Waterdown on Thursday November 30th between 7:00 and 9:00PM
Funeral service at Holy Trinity Croatian Catholic Church on December 1st, at 10:00AM with a private family burial afterwards at the Trafalgar Lawn Cemetery where his beloved wife Anica rests.
The family would like to offer a sincere thanks to his caregivers at Wyndham Manor in Oakville for all of their love and care.