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Rita A. Covault | Journal Review

Rita A. Covault, 62, of Kingman passed away Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, at Carle Hospital in Urbana, Illinois. She was born Oct. 14, 1960, at Danville, Illinois, to the late Jim R. and Patricia Ann (Remster) Covault.

Rita loved to draw, enjoyed listening to country music, and visiting with everyone at The Waters of Covington.

She is survived by brother James Covault; niece Julie Covault; cousins, John (Fran) Covault, Michelle (Ed) Lancaster and Sherry (Wayne) Heggemeier; and aunts, Joy Slade, Iris (Lewis) Brock and Mary Harrison.

She was preceded in death by her parents and grandparents, Oakley “Bill” and Geneva Covault and Edward and Faye Remster.

Visitation will be Thursday, Jan. 26 from 5 pm until the time of the funeral service at 6 pm at Sanders Funeral Care, 203 S. First St., Kingman. Pastor Greg McDonald wants officiate. The service will be recorded which can be viewed on her obituary page at Cremation will follow the service with burial of cremains at Osborn Prairie Cemetery at a later date.

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