Bailey Rose Kovalan,
age 17 of Porter, IN, passed away on Sunday, November 27, 2016.
She was born on May
1, 1999, in Valparaiso, IN, to Patrick Kovalan and Kelly LaTour.
She is survived by
her parents Patrick (Jennifer) Kovalan of Westville, IN, and Kelly (Kevin
Jones) LaTour of Porter, IN; brothers, Jacob Colvin of Porter, IN, and John
Patrick Kovalan of Westville, IN; sisters, Caitlin Kovalan of Westville, IN,
and Angela M. Shepherd of Burns Harbor, IN; grandparents, Janet and John
Kovalan of Chesterton, IN; aunts, Amanda (Andre) LaTour Szczubiala of
Porter, IN, Kim Schultz of Chesterton, IN, Amy (Edward Kerros) Kovalan of
Oak Park, IL; uncles, John V. (DeAnn) Kovalan of Chicago, IL, Martin (Jeanna)
Kovalan of Indianapolis, IN; and cousins, Margaret, Allison, Sophie,
Matthew, Jared and Hunter.
She was preceded in
death by her maternal grandparents, Peter and Carol LaTour.
Bailey was a
blessing to her family and friends. She was a student at Chesterton High
School and worked as a Hostess at Wagner’s Ribs. She was a member of St. Ann
of the Dunes Catholic Church. Bailey liked art, ceramics and reading. She
loved nature and enjoyed going to the beach.
A Mass of Christian
Burial will be held on Thursday, December 1, 2016, at 11:00 a.m., at St. Ann
of the Dunes Catholic Church, 433 E. Golfwood Road, Beverly Shores, IN,
46301, with Father John Barazinski officiating. Burial will follow at
Visitation will be
held Wednesday, November 30, 2016, from 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm at Edmonds &
Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN.
may be made to the Boys and Girls Club of Chesterton, 521 W. 1100 North,
Chesterton, IN, 46304.
to the family may be made at www.ee-fh.com