Roy A. “Tony”: Hovekamp, 82, of Calvert City died Wednesday, Aug. 29, at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah.
Mr. Hovekamp was a longtime member of Rosebower Baptist Church where he served as a deacon. He was an electrician for Marine Ways and later a maintenance engineer for Jones and Metzger packing companies.
He is survived by sons Neil Hovekamp of Paducah and Mike Hovekamp of Benton; three grandchildren and one great-grandson.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lawrence Hovekamp; two sisters and six brothers; and his parents, Andy and Maggie Belle Finley Hovekamp.
The funeral was Saturday, Sept. 1, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah. Rev. Kenneth Puckett officiated. Burial was at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens in Paducah.