Peggy (Smith) Bova

In Memoriam

Below is the death notice of Peggy Bova, Mother of Philip Bova, Class of 1975, Christopher Bova, Class of 1976, Francis "Frank" Jr., Class of 1978, and Patrick Bova, Class of 1980. Grandmother of Patrick Bova, Class of 2009. Please keep the Bova family in your prayers.

PEGGY BOVA (nee Smith), age 87. Beloved wife of 60 years to the late Frank. Loving mother of Phil (Karen), Chris (Janice), Frank Jr. (Angie) and Pat (Terri). Cherished and proud Nana of Frank III (Clara), Mary (Dave), Tony (Meghan), Mike, Joey (Abbie), Annie (Bill), Kenzie (Eric), Jackie, Gabby, Patrick, Danny (Carla), Brenna, Justin (Kerry) and Christian (Marina); great grandmother of 13. Dearest daughter of the late Anne (nee Gavin) Smith. Also survived by nieces, nephews and many dear friends. The family would like to thank Mrs. Campbell and the staff of Ennis Court. In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions in honor of the special school at Our Lady of Angels Parish in memory of Peggy to: Youth Challenge, 800 Sharon Drive, Suite A, Westlake, Ohio 44145. Mass of Christian Burial Monday April 3, 2023 St. Bridget of Kildare Church at 10:00 AM. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. The family will receive friends SUNDAY 2 – 6 PM at the A. RIPEPI & SONS FUNERAL HOME, 18149 BAGLEY ROAD, MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS (WEST OF I-71).

Posted on: March 30, 2023

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Peggy (Smith) Bova

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