Visitation is set for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday May 16, at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Chapel in Caldwell.
Mr. Kovar died May 14 at Burleson St. Joseph Manor in Caldwell.
He was born on Jan. 24, 1934.
Mr. Kovar had been a heavy equipment operator working for Smith Construction, R. O. Deal Construction and Lee County, Pct. 4. He retired in 1996.
He enjoyed hunting, trapping and working with his tractor.
Mr. Kovar was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Theresa Kovar, and a brother, Thomas Kovar.
Survivors are his wife of 52 years, Evelyn; three sons, Michael and Dawn of Rockdale, Glenn and Sarah of Dime Box, David and Lana of Giddings; a brother, Daniel Kovar; a sister, Mary Kwiatkowski; and a sisterin law, Linda Kovar; also, eight grandchildren.