Valentina Kovaleva

October 10, 1941 ~ May 19, 2024 (age 82)

Valentina Kovaleva, age 82, of Whiteville, NC, passed away at Novant New Hanover Regional Medical Center on Sunday, May 19, 2024.  Valentina was born in Moskow, Russia on October 10, 1941 to the late Anatoly Kovalev and Sophia Kovaleva.

She had a career in teaching preschool for 30 years.

Left to cherish her memory is her daughter; Elena Kovaleva of Whiteville, NC.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, May 21, 2024, at Columbus Memorial Cemetery at 2:00 pm.

McKenzie Mortuary, 112 Jefferson Street, Whiteville, NC is serving the Kovaleva family.