Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

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Alumni Obituaries

Henry Govert

HENRY L. GOVERT "HANK" OLYMPIA, WA LAKE COUNTY, IN Henry L. (Hank) Govert 80 of Olympia, WA and Lake County, IN died in Olympia WA on July 20, 2016. He was born on December 10, 1935 in Hammond, IN. The majority of his professional life was spent as an employee assistance specialist in North Carolina and Washington State. His last years of service were with the Employee Assistance Program of Washington. State. He was preceded in death by his wife of 44 years, Rebecca (Basnight) Govert, his parents Raymond and Helen (Liesenfelt) Govert, brother Mark Govert and sister Lea Govert. Henry is survived by his sisters: Sr. Mary Evelyn Govert of Fort Wayne, IN, Claudia Govert of St. John IN, Adele (Dean Morgan) Govert of Port Ludlow, WA and Kathy (Donald) Schmidt of Oak Forest IL. Hank is remembered as a loving and caring gentleman, concerned for helping others. A private memorial service will be held in his honor for family and friends.