Louis A. Cova

December 21, 2018


Louis A. Cova, 88, of Fairhaven. passed away Friday, December 21, 2018, at Bayberry Commons, in Pascoag, RI, after a long illness. He was the husband of Lonna C. (Wylie) Cova.

Born in New Bedford, son of the late Joaquin "Jack" Morais and Anna V. Cova, he lived in Fairhaven prior to moving to the Bayberry Commons.

Louis served in the Air Force for 21 years during the Korean and Vietnam Wars until his retirement at a Master Sergeant. He then worked as a Postal Carrier in Fairhaven for many years.

He is survived by his wife; a son, Steven Cova and his partner Robert Wallace of Manchester, England; two step sons, Michael Viveiros and his wife Denise of RI and William Viveiros of MA; a step daughter, Linda Dumoulin of MA; eight grandchildren, Mikey, Matt, Meghan, Becky, Gary, Eric, Julie and Chrissey; eight great grandchildren; two nieces, Sandra L. Bentley of MA and Patricia Pittenger of PA; a nephew, William Cova of MA and several great nieces and nephews. Mr. Cova was the brother of the late Antoine and Germana Cova.

Visitation will be Thursday, December 27, 2018, from 10-11am, in the Fairhaven Funeral Home, 117 Main St., Fairhaven, followed by a service at 11AM. Interment will be in River-Side Cemetery, Fairhaven.


DEC 27. 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (EST)

Fairhaven Funeral Home
117 Main Street
Fairhaven, MA, 02719


DEC 27. 11:00 AM (EST)

Fairhaven Funeral Home
117 Main Street
Fairhaven, MA, 02719

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