PRATT, KANSAS — Larry James “Jim” Covert, 71, passed away Monday, February 26, 2018 at his home in Pratt. He was born September 24, 1946 in Hutchinson, Kansas to Dale and Gertrude (Pierce) Covert.

Jim was a member of the United States Army. He served as a Medic in the Army Hospital in Vietnam.

He is survived by his sister, Linda Coleman of Mulberry; nieces and nephews, Amos (Mary) Becker of Wichita, Bruce Coleman Jr., Julie (Michael) Coulter of Mulberry and Luke Coleman; and several great nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents and sister, Patricia Robinson.

Cremation has taken place. He will be inurned at Kansas Veterans Cemetery, Winfield.