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Metropolitan Christopher Kovacevich

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Metropolitan was born on December 25, 1928 and passed away in October 2019.

Metropolitan was a resident of Illinois at the time of passing.

While attending Ball High in Galveston, he held several jobs, working before and after school delivering milk and working in a bakery.

Hierarchical Divine Liturgy Monday August 23, 10 a.m. at the Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Cathedral, 5701 Redwood Drive, Chicago, IL 60631. Hierarchical Divine Liturgy and Requiem Service Tuesday, August 24, 9 a.m. at the St. Sava Monastery, 32377 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Libertyville, IL 60048. Interment immediately following at the St. Sava Cemetery. Even in his pretend play, he would hold services and would enlist his younger brother Blazo to assist in funeral services for dead birds.

Donations in memory of His Eminence Metropolitan Christopher to the St. Sava Monastery Fresco Fund in the name of Metropolitan Christopher will be appreciated.