Age 88, of Brooklyn Park Passed away on January 3, 2022 Preceded in death by her loving husband of 56 years, John, sister, Vera Novak and brother, Alex Kovalchuk. She will be deeply missed by children, Jill, Jennifer, Jane, Julie Hoglund (Roger); grandchildren, Mecca Gary (Shaun); Luke, Jake and Lexi Moren; Alex and Nate Hoglund; Zion Gary; great grandchildren, Onyx, Cypress and Dahlya McLain; many relatives and good friends. Nena enjoyed life fully. She cherished family time, celebrating holidays and birthdays. She loved get-togethers and adventures with friends. We will miss her loving smile. Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 AM Monday, January 17 at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 9050 93rd Avenue No. Brooklyn Park (763-425-2210). Visitation at the Church 1 hour before Mass. Private interment.