Eileen M. (Montagne) Kovarna, 85, of rural Merrill, died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009, following a brief illness, comforted by family in her home.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Ellendale, rural Merrill, with the Rev. Dan Greving as celebrant. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Sioux City. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. today (Tuesday) with family present beginning at 6 p.m. and a vigil service at 7 p.m., at Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel in Sioux City.