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Michelle F. Covel, 60, of 15037 Boot Jack Road, Ridgway, PA died Thursday, October 11, 2018 at her home following a lengthy illness.
She was born on July 30, 1958, in Ridgway, a daughter of the late Michael and E. Patricia Wolff Imhof.
On May 20, 2000, she married Edward Covel, who survives of Ridgway.
Michelle was a lifelong resident of the area and a member of St. Leo's Church. She graduated from Jeff Tech with her LPN, and then graduated from the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford with her degree as a Registered Nurse. She started her career in the Emergency Room at Elk County General Hospital, and then worked for many years at the Community Nurses and Elk Haven Nursing Home. She was dedicated to her profession as a nurse and always enjoyed caring for her patients. She also enjoyed cooking, camping, and spending time with her family.
In addition to her husband, Edward Covel, she is survived by a daughter, Angie Rhoads and her husband Tim of Ridgway, and by two brothers, Larry Imhof and Rick (Miki) Imhof, both of Ridgway, as well as by several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Rita Gustus and Mary Lou Imhof.
A Memorial Service for Michelle F. Covel will be held at 11:00 Am on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at the Thompson Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 10:00 AM until the time of the service.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Community Nurses Adult Day Care.
Thompson Funeral Home, 136 Center Street, Ridgway, PA 15853 is handling the arrangements and online condolences may be offered to the family at www.thompsonfuneralhomepa.com