The following obituary was provided by Chicago Jewish Funerals.
Mildred Edyth Covitt nee Ordman. Beloved wife of Irving Covitt. Loving mother of Adriane (Leslie) Friedman and Helene (Jerry) Faigen.
Proud grandmother of Rachael (Leon) Mann, Erin Hamilton, Michele (Jacques) Galante and Jeremy (Marcie) Friedman. Cherished great grandmother of Devyn, Makenzie, Hunter, Alexa, Jaden, Jonah and Reese.
Dear sister of Abraham "Red" (Adeline) Ordman, the late Ralph (Helen) Ordman, the late Sarah (the late Oscar) Starkman, the late Fannie Ordman and sister-in-law of Yetta (Harvey) Saltzman.
Service on Thursday 12:00 p.m. at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd., (one block north of Lake Cook Road), Buffalo Grove.
Interment Westlawn Cemetery, 7801 West Montrose Ave., Norridge, Illinois.
Memorials in her memory can be made to The City of Hope Bobby Blechman Chapter, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 1530, Chicago, IL 60606, www.cityofhope.org/offices/chicago/.
For more information, contact Chicago Jewish Funerals-Buffalo Grove Chapel at (847) 229-8822, www.cjfinfo.com.