Born: September 21, 1926

Place of Birth: Anmoore, WV

Death: January 20, 2012

Place of Death: San Antonio, TX





Memorial donations may be made to:
St. Jude's Children's Hospital, Attn: Tribute Department, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105


This memorial provided by:
Porter Loring Mortuary




Mary Tonkovich

    September 21, 1926  -  January 20, 2012






Life Legacy


Mary Tonkovich, age 85, of San Antonio, TX died on Friday, January 20, 2012. She was born in Anmoore, WV on September 21, 1926 to parents, Joe and Nola Alvarez.

She married Luke Tonkovich of Fairmont, WV on June 28, 1952 in Zeising, WV.
They loved to dance the jitterbug. She and Luke moved to Alaska and became the proud parents of three beautiful daughters.

In 1969, the family moved to Texas.

Mary is preceded in death by her husband, Luke Tonkovich.

She is survived by her daughters: Patricia Hitch and her husband Rodney of Boerne, TX; Cecilia Swenson and her husband Michael of Southlake, TX; and Maria Ballard of San Antonio, TX; grandchildren: Luke Hitch, Christopher Hitch, Lauren Swenson, Chad Swenson and Heather Ballard.

VISITATION
TUESDAY
JANUARY 24, 2012
7:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.
PORTER LORING
1101 McCULLOUGH AVE.

MEMORIAL SERVICE
WEDNESDAY
JANUARY 25, 2012
2:00 P.M.
ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI
CATHOLIC CHURCH
4201 DE ZAVALA

GRAVESIDE SERVICE
FRIDAY
FEBRUARY 3, 2012
1:45 P.M.
FORT SAM HOUSTON
NATIONAL CEMETERY

The family requests memorials be made in Mary’s name to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, Attn: Tribute Department, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 email: donors@stjude.org