Bernice L. Kovar, 104, of Cedar Rapids, passed away Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at Heritage Specialty Care. A visitation will start at noon Thursday, Jan. 18, at Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home. A graveside service will follow at 1 p.m. at Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery.
Bernice was born Nov. 30, 1913 the daughter of Earl and Lottie (Millburn) Meskimen.
Bernice was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Park Kovar; sons, Robert and John Pavelka; and brother, Bill Meskimen.
Left to cherish Bernice's memories are grandchildren, Dayna (Barry) Houser and Randy Pavelka; five great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and nieces.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorials be sent to Heritage Specialty Care in Cedar Rapids.
Online condolences may be directed to the family at www.cedarmemorial.com under Obituaries.