OBITUARY

Howard Charles Crovo

May 9, 1938March 28, 2021

On March 28, 2021, Howard Charles Crovo passed away. He was the beloved husband of Loretta Pearl Crovo (nee Knight); devoted father of Karen Lynn Ochab and her husband Edward; loving grandfather of Katlyn Nicole Ochab; cherished son of the late Howard Crovo and Mary Crovo (nee Etzel); dear brother of Thomas Crovo and his wife Beverly and the late Terry Crovo; beloved brother-in-law of Patricia Crovo. Also survived by many loving extended family members and friends. Howard was very proud of his service in the United States Marine Reserves. He was also a Journeyman Electrician with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 24. Relatives and friends are invited to gather at the Schimunek Funeral Home of Bel Air, 610 W. MacPhail RD, Bel Air, MD 21014, on Thursday, April 1, 2021, 4-7 PM, and Friday, April 2, 2021, from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, at 10 AM, at the funeral home. Interment will follow at St. Mary of the Assumption Church Cemetery, 1021 St. Mary’s Church RD, Pylesville, MD 21132. Those desiring may make a memorial donation in Howard’s name to the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Avenue, Dallas, TX 75231. Condolences may be left for the family at www.schimunekfuneralhomes.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Loretta Pearl Crovo (nee Knight), Wife
  • Karen Lynn Ochab and her husband Edward, Daughter
  • Katlyn Nicole Ochab, Granddaughter
  • The late Howard Crovo, Father
  • The late Mary Crovo (nee Etzel), Mother
  • Thomas Crovo and his wife Beverly, Brother
  • The late Terry Crovo, Brother
  • Patricia Crovo, Sister-in-law
  • Also survived by many loving extended family members and friends.
  • DONATIONS

  • American Heart Association

Services

  • Visitation

    Thursday, April 1, 2021

  • Visitation

    Friday, April 2, 2021

  • Visitation

    Friday, April 2, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Saturday, April 3, 2021

  • Committal Service

    Saturday, April 3, 2021

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Michael Siemasko

April 3, 2021

God Speed Howard
You made me laugh so hard!
A pleasure to work with you
See you on the next big one!

Vanessa Jackson

April 1, 2021

Mrs. Karen Ochab and Family, You have our deepest condolences during your time of loss. In honor of your father, Mr. Howard Charles Crovo, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Division of Medicare Secondary Payer Operations, will be making a donation to the American Heart Association in your father's name.

Vanessa Jackson

April 1, 2021

Karen,
I was so saddened to hear about your Dad. Please know that I am sending my prayers and condolences to you and your family. I pray that God will grant you and your family peace beyond all understanding. Your friend and colleague. Vanessa Jackson

Tommy Schisler

April 1, 2021

So sorry about uncle Howard. Sandi and I will be making a memorial contribution.

Debbie Miller

March 30, 2021

Karen, Mrs. Crovo, and family,
Wayne and I are so sorry to learn of losing your Dad, Husband and Grandfather for Katie. We send our condolences to you all . I wished I could be there for you, but know you are in my thoughts and prayers and will be thinking of you during this very sad time. Mr. Crovo is now in peace with no pain and I hope that will give you some comfort as time goes on. All I can do is send healing prayers and virtual hugs. I know all of you will surround yourselves with so much love to each other. Love Deb and Wayne

Brian R. Pabst

March 30, 2021

Karen & Mrs. Crovo: My Mom and I were very sorry to learn of the passing of your Dad/husband. We extend our sincerest sympathy to you both during this time of loss. We realize you are feeling a tremendous void right now. Over time, that pain will ease. May God send you His comfort in the days ahead. Please let us know if you need anything at all. You are, and will remain, in our thoughts and prayers.

Warm regards, Brian R. Pabst & Catherine Pabst (his Mom)

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

Biography

On March 28, 2021, Howard Charles Crovo passed away. He was the beloved husband of Loretta Pearl Crovo (nee Knight); devoted father of Karen Lynn Ochab and her husband Edward; loving grandfather of Katlyn Nicole Ochab; cherished son of the late Howard Crovo and Mary Crovo (nee Etzel); dear brother of Thomas Crovo and his wife Beverly and the late Terry Crovo; beloved brother-in-law of Patricia Crovo. Also survived by many loving extended family members and friends. Howard was very proud of his service in the United States Marine Reserves. He was also a Journeyman Electrician with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 24.
Relatives and friends are invited to gather at the Schimunek Funeral Home of Bel Air, 610 W. MacPhail RD, Bel Air, MD 21014, on Thursday, April 1, 2021, 4-7 PM, and Friday, April 2, 2021, from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, at 10 AM, at the funeral home. Interment will follow at St. Mary of the Assumption Church Cemetery, 1021 St. Mary’s Church RD, Pylesville, MD 21132. Those desiring may make a memorial donation in Howard’s name to the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Avenue, Dallas, TX 75231. Condolences may be left for the family at www.schimunekfuneralhomes.com.