Sova, John E. "Jack", Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away on Thursday, April 26, 2012 at ST. Mary's of Michigan. Age 77 years. The son of the late Mildred (Brunner) and Emory J. Sova was born on May 31, 1934 in Cheboygan, Michigan. Jack married Patricia M. Packard on October 3, 1959; she survives him. He worked for GM and several plaster contractors. He was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church and enjoyed following the Detroit Tigers and Lions. Surviving besides his wife of 52 years, Patricia are his siblings; James (Joan) Sova, Eugene (Barbara) Sova, Harvey (Barbara) Sova Gloria Sova and several nieces and nephews. Jack was predeceased by his daughter Mary Theresa Sova Carpenter and his siblings; Doris, Frank, Lorraine, Ralph, Howard, Marvin, Jackie, and Steve. Funeral liturgy will take place on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 1035 N. River Road. Fr. David Parsch will officiate with burial at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the W. L. Case and Company Funeral Chapel, 201 N. Miller Road, on Monday from 2:00-5:00 p.m. and 6:00-9:00 p.m. where a vigil for Jack will take place at 7:00 p.m. Friends may also call on the family at church on Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral liturgy. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider Holy Spirit Catholic Church. www.casefuneralhome.com