Shaun Christopher Kovacs

Born: Tue., Sep. 1, 1987
Died: Fri., May 16, 2014

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Shaun Kovacs, 26 of Belle Vernon, passed away on May 16, 2014 in Allegheny General Hospital Pittsburgh from injuries sustained from an accident. Born in Pittsburgh on September 1, 1987, he is the son of Terry Kovacs of Belle Vernon. Though his death was a tragedy he was able to save many lives through his organ donations. Shaun loved the outdoors, watching Pens hockey, playing tennis, and enjoyed cooking for his family and friends. To know him was to love him. He was Catholic by faith. He was proceeded in death by his grandfather Raymond Brinkman, his great-grandfather Andrew Kovacs, Sr., and his great-grandfather and great-grandmother John and Gladys "Sis" Astle and his aunt Joann Gevas. Besides his mother he is survived by his step-father Dennis Simboli of Belle Vernon, his grandmother Kay Brinkman of Fayette City, his grandfather Andrew Kovacs Jr. of Phoenix AZ, great-grandmother Margaret Kovacs of Phoenix AZ. A sister Amanda Kovacs-Lloyd (Steve Eberle) of Pittsburgh, Nieces, Kaylee, Kenzie and Koko Lloyd of Pittsburgh. A brother-in-law Kenneth (Karen) Lloyd of Lancaster. Four aunts Jane (Wayne) Lee of Fayette City, Debra Brinkman of CA. Robin White of Austin TX and Kristine (Todd) Clay of Fayette City. Three Uncles, John Brinkman of San Jose CA., Rick (Amy) Brinkman of Spokane WA, and Mark (Julie) Kovacs of Uniontown. Cousins Kacy Dean, Joey Clay, Syndie, Hunter, Jack and Maggie Kovacs, Mike Strati, Nataleigh McGuire, Patrick and Demetria Gevas, Lily and Beau Brinkman, Charlie Stone, Chad Brinkman and Spencer White. His loving pup Dixie, his best friend Nicole Brown, his one and only love Eryn Thomas, and numerous great aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Friends will be received on Tuesday from 4 until 8 pm in the Robert A. Billick Funeral Home Inc. Grand Blvd. and Marion Ave. Monessen Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday at 11:30 am in the funeral home with Fr. John Sedlak Officiating. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions in Shaun's memory be made to C.O.R.E. Center for Organ Recovery and Education 204 Sigma Dr. R.I.D.C. Park, Pittsburgh Pa 15238

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Sandi Stavely
   Posted Sun May 18, 2014
Terry and Family Joe and I are so sorry for your loss. Shaun died a hero so that others may live. He will live on in the they people who receive his greatest gifts of himself. May God grant you peace at this time Sandi and Joe Stavely

Monica Cerniga
   Posted Mon May 19, 2014
I am at a loss of words to express how deeply sorry I am for you. I have so many fond memories of Shaun when he was a young boy being friends with my son Kris. May all the wonderful memories of Shaun help you find peace. With Love, Monica Cerniga

Roxanne Williams
   Posted Mon May 19, 2014
Terry and family. My heart is breaking for you. I just wanted to say the Shaun was a joy to be around. He was always nice and respectfull to me. He was a very good friend to Christina and was alway there for her. I will truly miss him. May God bless you.

Bethany Miller
   Posted Mon May 19, 2014
A beautiful life and full of memories will last forever! So sorry for your loss. Love you, Terry and Mandy

Sherry Stringer (Wells)
   Posted Tue May 20, 2014
Mandy and her familys, I am very truly soon sorry for your unexpected loss of your brother Shaun. I remember see him came to W.P.S.D to see you with your mom.. he has so beautiful eyes. So sorry again, Mandy. Sending my hugs to you and your family. You guys are in my prayer.