Michael Covert

Born: Wed., May 10, 1950
Died: Sun., Feb. 15, 2009

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Michael Covert, 58, of Shelbyville died Sunday, Feb. 15, 2009, at Major Hospital.

Born May 10, 1950, in Greencastle, he was the son of Donald Duane and Rose Marie (Feld) Covert. He married Randa Yealey, and she survives.

Other survivors include his daughters, Deanna (husband, Todd) Hellums of Brazil, Nichole (husband, Donnie) Coffey and Melissa Cook, both of Shelbyville; sons, Michael D. Covert of Brazil and Nathan (wife, Marty) McClure of Flat Rock; brother, Douglas (wife, Deborah) Covert of Roachdale; sister, Leda Hood of Felicity, Ohio; grandchildren, Adrianna, Ashlynn, Jordan, Brayden, Tyler, Regan, Colton, Michael, Marcus, Timmy Lee III, Taylor, Brady, Blake; nine nieces and nephews; and 11 great-nieces and great-nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a son, Neal McClure.

Mr. Covert had been employed at Deflecto Inc. in Indianapolis until recently.

He was a U.S. Marine veteran of the Vietnam War.

Mr. Covert graduated from Greencastle High School in 1968.

Visitation will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at Murphy-Parks Funeral Service, 703 S. Harrison St.

Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Edwin Mohr officiating.

Burial will be in Van Pelt Cemetery in Waldron, with military rites conducted by local veterans organizations.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Michael Covert Memorial Fund, in care of Murphy-Parks Funeral Service, 703 S. Harrison St., Shelbyville, IN 46176.

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Janet Neville-Coffey
   Posted Sun February 22, 2009
I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Janet Neville-Coffey

Sherri K Redding
   Posted Mon February 23, 2009
I had the privilege to work with Mike in the plastic molding field. He was a great person to work with. He will be missed. My sympathy to his family.

Michelle & Kylea Chabre
   Posted Mon February 23, 2009
Deanna and Mikey,
We were sad to hear about your dad. Are thoughts and prayers are with you always.

Myron & Audrey(Neville) Caffee
   Posted Mon February 23, 2009

Myron & Audrey(Neville) Caffee
   Posted Mon February 23, 2009
Randy, We are sorry for you loss and you are in our prayers.

Randa Covert
   Posted Wed March 04, 2009
Doug & Debbie thank you both so much for all you've done for me. I just wanted to say Doug I'm so sorry you lost your best friend and your {bro}. He loved you so much I'll never for get the way his eyes would brighten up when he seen you. You've been so good to me and I'll always love you both. Thanks again.

   Posted Wed March 04, 2009
Please proof read my condolence I sent to Doug and Debbie I read it when I got done and made some mistakes, Thanks

deanna covert-hellums
   Posted Thu March 19, 2009
My Dad will be sadly missed. His grandchildren will forever remember him. Forever in our hearts Dad, we love you & miss you dad.

   Posted Tue September 07, 2010
Dad, its been a year & a half now. I still think of you everyday, I know it seems silly talking to a computer but I do this with mom also. I know you are no longer suffering & you & mom are sitting up there watching over Mikey & I & the grandbabies. I love you Dad & miss you.

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