Margaret Jean Kovacic
Margaret Jean Kovacic
  • July 12, 1937 - October 31, 2017
  • Loxahatchee, Illinois

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Margaret Jean Kovacic (nee Racener) of West Palm Beach, Florida went home to be with the Lord on October 31, 2017 at the age of 80.

Margaret was very special to all who knew and loved her. She was married to the love of her life for over 50 years, Bob Kovacic, and to this union brought two children. She enjoyed decorating, making flower arrangements, gardening with her husband and art. She was very crafty and creative and had a certain niche for unique designing. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. She will truly be missed.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Bob Kovacic; her parents, John Racener and Elizabeth Haywood and her brother, Jack Racener.

Surviving are her children, Steve Kovacic and Laurie (John) Anderson; her grandchildren, Nicole, Daniel and Michelle; her sister, Judy Plummer; her sister-in-law, Jacque Racener; her nieces, Becque (Ron) Brawley and Jennifer (Del) Schaefer, Sheri Plummer, Pam Plummer, Kathy Blagg and a number of dear relatives and friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the Alzheimer's Association. Additional condolences may be made online at

Memorial Visitation: Friends and family may visit from 12:00 noon until 1:00 pm, Saturday, November 18, 2017 at Lake View Funeral Home, 5000 N Illinois Street, Fairview Heights, Illinois 62208.

Memorial Service: A memorial service will be held immediately following visitation at 1:00 pm at Lake View Funeral Home, internment to take place in Lake View Memorial Gardens Mausoleum.