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Thomas F. Covey

Thomas F. Covey, 80, of Huntington, IN, died Wednesday, May 26, 2021, at 7 p.m, at Signature Health Care of Fort Wayne.

Mr. Covey attended Huntington High School. He retired from Walmart after 10 years of service. He was a member of the National Rifle Association.

He was born on Jan. 14, 1941, in Huntington, to Burl and Dorothy Griffith Covey. He married Cheryl S. Hare on April 6, 1968, in Murray. She survives in Huntington.

Additional survivors include three sons, Russell S. Covey, of Fort Wayne, Thomas W. (Tonya) Covey Jr., of Huntington, and Mark A. (Karen) Covey, of Huntington; a daughter, Laura (Jan) Howard, of Bluffton; a sister, Barbara Smith, of Huntington; 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Kathryn L. Covey.

Calling will take place on Wednesday, June 2, 2021, from 10 a.m. to noon, at Bailey-Love Mortuary, Huntington. A funeral service will immediately follow with Rev. Matt Stults officiating.

Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice, in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington, IN 46750.

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