Camilla (Pat) Hovan, age 95, passed away peacefully joining her Creator and Saviour March 2, 2018.
Camilla was a longtime parishioner of St Peters Catholic church. She led a life of dignity and grace. If anyone needed help she was there with a quiet calm that bellied her strength. Those who were fortunate enough to know her were profoundly impacted by her sound counsel, non-judgemental ways, loving heart, sparkling blue eyes and gentle humble manner. She will be missed. Camilla loved children and they her. One of the highlights of her life was a 13 year period during which she and her husband John provided day care services in their home. Camilla was preceded in death by her husband John and son John (Skip) Hovan. She leaves behind her Sister-In-Law Mercedes Yurusso of Minnesota, Daughter Yvonne (Von) Raymond and husband David Spokane, Daughter- In-Law Linda Hovan, Grandson Michael Hovan wife Lisa, Grandson Robert Raymond wife Leianne, Grandson David Pelowski wife Lori, Granddaughter Kristen Fritsinger husband Al, Granddaughters Laura Walesheck, Julie Allen and Jennifer Matson many Great- Grandchildren, Nieces and Nephews, Friends and Neighbors.
A Rosary will be held at 6:00 PM on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at the Hennessey Funeral Home on Division. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at St Peters Church. An in-church reception will follow Mass. Following the reception a graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM at Holy Cross Cemetary. The family wishes to express their heart felt appreciation to the Hospice team who provided care for Camilla. In lieu of flowers, consider a donation to Hospice of Spokane, P O Box 2215. Spokane, WA 99210 or to Alzheimer’s research, 1403 S Grand Blvd, Suite 202-S, Spokane, WA 99203.
Flowers may be ordered through Rose & Blossom 509-326-7673