In Memoriam: Lael Kovtun '53
Lael Kovtun '53 died on April 5, 2020. She graduated from Pacific with a degree in optometry. Kovtun and her husband ended up in San Diego, where she devoted herself both to her work and to her community. Kovtun spent nearly every weekend for the past 40 years attending fundraising events of the numerous charitable organizations she dedicated her life to.
Kovtun is survived by her husband, Jay; son, Gordon; and grandchildren Melina, Mikael and Nikolas.