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Afer a long struggle with lung cancer, John F. Covington, Jr. or Frank to his friends, passed away on August 22, 2018. He was born in Baltmore, Maryland on March 4, 1958 to the late John F. and Marlene (Andersen) Covington. He graduated from Kenndard-Dale High School in 1976 and married Carol Shaw on July 8, 1978. Frank worked for W. R. Covington & Sons, owned Choice Heatng & Air, and worked for James Keelty & Co and R&J Ertel Inc. He enjoyed spending tme with his family and friends, huntng, fshing, camping, and telling stories around the campfre. An avid traditonal bowman, Frank was a Life Member of the following organizatons: Professional Bowhunter Society, Pennsylvania Longbow Associaton, United Bowhunters of Pennsylvania, Traditonal Bowhunters of Maryland, New York Bowhunters, and Maryland Bowhunter Society. He is survived by his wife, Carol Covington; two daughters, Rebecca (Robert) Strobel and Sarah (Nathan) Hoover; six grandchildren: Grace, Nolan, Audrey, Victoria, Ellen, and Julianne; his sister, Donna Mink; and brother, Eric Covington. A Celebraton of Life will be held on Sunday, August 26, 2018 at Hershaull Park, 7677 Church Road, Felton, PA 17322 from 11:30am untl 3:00pm. Dress casual and feel free to bring lawn chairs. I n l i e u o f f o we rs , m e m o r i a l s m ay b e m a d e to t h e A m e r i c a n C a n c e r S o c i et y htps:// or Hunt of a Lifetme Foundaton, PO Box 241, Harborcreek PA 16421.