Pete Ronald Kovalck, 86 of Van Buren passed away Monday, March 16, 2020 in a local nursing home. He worked for Forsgren Construction in Fort Smith. He was preceded in death by his wife, JoAnn (Chronister) Kovalck; a son, Johnny Kovalck; a grandson, Christopher Graham.
Burial of cremains will be at a later date under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home Van Buren.
He is survived by two daughters, Donna Steed and husband, Harold of Alma, Cindy Clotfelter and husband, Joe of Van Buren; a step-son, Phillip Chronister of Fort Smith; a sister, Barbara Taylor and husband, Herb of Mansfield; seven grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.