James D.”Hoot” Covert, 91, of Westland, MI, formerly of Hardin County, died Saturday, December 12, 2020.
He is survived by his children, Donna (Donald) Strasdin, John (Mina) Ericson, Mark (Angela) McIntosh, Maureen (Gary) Schwan, James D. Covert Jr., Karen L. Covert and Ricky Covert; 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and 7 great-great-grandchildren
He was preceded by his wife, Lois; parents, Roy L. and Ricky Elizabeth (Shipp)Covert; and brothers, Eugene, Bert, Everett and Raymond Covert.
James served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War on the USS Eugene A. Greene destroyer ship.
Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association or St. Joseph Mercy Hospice.
Arrangements entrusted with Vermeulen-Sajewski Funeral Home, Westland. To share a memory, please visit vermeulenfh.com .