Jeremy Ray Covert

November 14, 2018

Jeremy Ray Covert

June 24, 1977- Nov. 7, 2018

Jeremy Ray Covert, 41, of York, passed away on Nov. 7, 2018, as a result of an accident.

Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the United Methodist Church in Stromsburg, with the Rev. Dan Spearow officiating. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 13, at the church. Inurnment will be in the Osceola Cemetery.

Jeremy was born June 24, 1977, to Dennis and Cheryl (Ballinger) Covert, in Nebraska City. He attended school in Columbus. He was united in marriage to Jessica Groenke.

Jeremy attended schooling to receive two ASE certificates, and was a technician quality manager. He worked for T.A. Petro Travel Centers of American at their York location for the past several years. He was a member of the Genoa Volunteer Firefighters. He enjoyed spending time with his children.

Survivors include his wife Jessica of York; sons Brendan and Corbin Covert of York; and daughter Kenedi Covert of Genoa; mother Cheryl (Pat) Peregoy of Columbus; grandmother Sylvia Ballinger of Sedalia, Missouri; sister Kim Covert of Bellevue; brother Brian (Tara) Covert of Rising City; special friend Tammy Tieken of York; nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father Dennis Covert; grandparents Betty and Harold Schomaker, and Harold Ballinger; step-father Rex Loveless and cousin Lindsay Larson.

Memorials are suggested to the Covert Children’s Educational Fund.

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