On February 9, 2004, JOHN G. KOVACH, a resident of Blakehurst, Towson, MD and former general partner of Alex Brown & Sons, Baltimore, MD; beloved husband of Helen H. Kovach (nee Pellerite) and devoted father of Ronald Lee Kovach and his friend, Dr. Chad B. Sandusky and the late John Michael Kovach. Dear brother of Grace Francemore of Clearfield, PA, Louise Kovach of Erie, PA, Mary Jean Kuhn of Edinboro, PA, Dorothy Ann Larson of Erie, PA and William Kovach of Phoenix, AZ. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. A Memorial Service will be held in the Govans Presbyterian Church, 5828 York Road, Baltimore, MD 21212 on Saturday, February 14, at 11 A.M., with reception immediately following. Interment private. Please omit flowers. Memorial contributions may be made to the Govans Presbyterian Church, c/o The John & Helen Kovach Endowment Fund, 5826 York Road, Baltimore, Maryland 21212. Inquiries may be directed to the family owned Mitchell-Wiedefeld Funeral Home, Inc. (410) 377-8300.