Peter W. Kovacik, Jr. age 63 died Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at his sister’s home in Scio after a period of declining health. Born October 25, 1948 in Canton he was a son of Elaine LaRue Donley Kovacik Fowler of Atwood and the late Peter William Kovacik.

A time to celebrate Pete’s life with the family will be held Saturday from 4-6 p.m. at Koch Funeral Home, Scio. Memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice or Scio American Legion Post 482. Pete died the way he lived – on his terms. So don’t mourn for him he has just “Gone Fishin’.

A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.