Obituary of Peter Joseph Kovalski, Jr.
Kovalski, Jr., Peter J., 90, of Lyndhurst, died on Thursday, June 29, 2023. Peter was a life long resident of Lyndhurst. He was the Foreman at Lincoln Tool & Dye and after the business closed in 1985, he worked for LEM Plastics until he retired. Simply put by his daughter, Peter was a GREAT dad, a fun man, lighthearted, who loved A/C, poker and Grand Marnier, but more than anything he loved his family, his daughters, grandchildren and great-grandchildren and he would often say he married an angel in Camille (nee Botti), his wife, who predeceases him. Peter is survived by his seven loving daughters, Donna Barrows & her husband , James, Diane Magarelli & her husband, Joseph, Dawn Barrows-Kehoe & her husband, Patrick, Vera Kovalski & her wife, Pam, Michele Guzzo & her husband, Anthony, Kelli Morreale & her husband, Mitchell, and Lilli Cates & her husband, Sean, and also by his 15 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation held at Nazare Memorial Home ,Inc 403 Ridge Road, Lyndhurst on Wednesday, July 5, 2023 at 8:30 AM, then to Mount Carmel Church, where at 10AM a funeral Mass will be offered, Interment, Holy Name Cemetery, Jersey City. You may express condolences to his family by using our tribute wall.
Committal and Interment
In Loving Memory
Peter Kovalski, Jr.
1932 - 2023
Three generations of a family that took root in Lyndhurst and have created a legacy to be the people you know with respect, dignity and compassion for all those who pass through our doors. For close to 90 years the Nazare Memorial Home has been a pillar of service to the people of Lyndhurst and its bordering communities.