Frank H. Kovacic, 88, of La Salle passed away at 10:07 a.m. Jan. 16, 2016, in his home, surrounded by family and friends.
Private services will be held with the Hurst Funeral Home in La Salle.
Mr. Kovacic was born April 29, 1927, in La Salle to Frank and Theresa (Ticar) Kovacic.
He served in the U.S. Marines during World War II in the Occupation of Japan. He later worked as a laborer and worked for Central Illinois Contractors and retired from La Salle Labor Local Union. He loved nature and walking the towpath.
Mr. Kovacic is survived by his niece, Tracy (Don) Kotecki of La Salle and nephew Tom Kovacic of La Salle; one great-niece, one great-nephew, and two great-great-nieces.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Al “Brassy” Kovacic; and two sisters, Mary Kovacic and Albena Kovacic.
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