Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
June 15, 2013 6:47 am EDT


SIDNEY — Carol S. Covault, 74, 1186 Marvin Jean Court, Sidney, passed away Thursday, June 13, 2013, at 9:22 p.m. at Upper Valley Medical Center in Troy, Ohio.

She was born Aug. 22, 1938, in Sidney, Ohio, the daughter of the late John and Dorothy (Miller) Wesbecher. On July 22, 2000, she married Richard W. Covault, and he preceded her in death Sept. 20, 2002.

She is survived by six children, Frank and Julie Gilardi of Sidney, Julie Rice and husband, Steve, of Anna, Steve Gilardi and wife, Brenda, of Mount Vernon, Sam Gilardi and wife, Shelly, of Mount Vernon, Phil Gilardi and wife, Trina, of Sidney, Marc Gilardi and wife, Colleen, of Troy; three stepchildren, Mark and wife, Tara, Covault of Muncie, Ind., Joni Geuy and husband, Robert, of Sidney, Darren Covault and wife, Angie, of Sidney; 15 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one sister, Lois Gallo of Fort Myers, Fla.; one brother, Tim Wesbecher and wife, Diane, of Sidney; and several nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death was one brother, Jackie Wesbecher.

Carol had worked at Elsass, Wallace, Evans & Schnelle Co. LPA, as a receptionist for about 20 years. She also did volunteer work at FISH, for the Wilson Hospital Auxiliary, and in the office at Lehman Catholic High School. Carol was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church in Sidney.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Angels Catholic Church, with Rev. Daniel Hess officiating. Burial will be at Graceland Cemetery in Sidney, Ohio. Friends may call Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Cromes Funeral Home & Crematory, 302 S. Main Ave., in Sidney.

Memorials may be made to Lehman Catholic High School in memory of Carol S. Covault.

Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the Covault family at our website,

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