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In Memory of

Barbara G. Chovan

October 17, 1941 - September 30, 2017

Obituary


Retired Broward Sheriff's Captain Barbara G. Chovan, age 75, of Fort Lauderdale passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Kindred Hospital in Fort Lauderdale. At the time of her passing she was in the hearts and minds of many. Barbara was a highly decorated officer of 28 years and the first female Captain in the Broward Sheriff's Office.

Barbara is survived by her granddaughters, Alexandria Chovan and Taylor Amber Grantham- Chovan; great-grandson Grayson James Chovan; her niece, Denise Chovan Lloyd (husband Lyle); her nephews Robert Allen Chovan (wife Babette) and Glenn Gorden;...

Retired Broward Sheriff's Captain Barbara G. Chovan, age 75, of Fort Lauderdale passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Kindred Hospital in Fort Lauderdale. At the time of her passing she was in the hearts and minds of many. Barbara was a highly decorated officer of 28 years and the first female Captain in the Broward Sheriff's Office.

Barbara is survived by her granddaughters, Alexandria Chovan and Taylor Amber Grantham- Chovan; great-grandson Grayson James Chovan; her niece, Denise Chovan Lloyd (husband Lyle); her nephews Robert Allen Chovan (wife Babette) and Glenn Gorden; her cousin Joan Collins; Godchildren Brooke and Blake Brown; and many more nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her parents, Robert and Mary Salb, her son, James Anthony Chovan and her brother, Richard Allen Chovan.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 from 11:00 - 1:00 at the Kraeer-Fairchild Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 4061 North Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale. Barbara's funeral service will commence immediately upon the conclusion of visitation. Interment will take place in Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery.


Online tributes at: www.kraeerfairchild.com