Chesterton Tribune

Ann Elizabeth Novak dies at age 57

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Ann Elizabeth Novak, age 57, of Chesterton, Ind., passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2012 in Valparaiso, Ind.

She was born February 26, 1955 in LaPorte, Ind., to William M. and Josephine T. (Kuta) Novak, both of whom preceded her in death.

She is survived by her fiancÚ Patrick Oliver of Chesterton; brothers, Gerald (Doreen) Novak and Richard (Shirley) Novak; sisters, Margaret (David) Fry, Mary Jo (James) Teets and Kay (Michael) Felton; nieces, Theresa, Pam, Melissa and Tara; nephews, Theodore, Joseph, Greg, Paul, William and Tommy and several great and great-great nieces and nephews.

Ann approached her years-long battle with cancer with a zest for living and a positive attitude. She loved her dog, Bailey and her work at Republic Services (Able Disposal).

A memorial Celebration of Life for family, friends and co-workers will be held on Saturday, June 16, 2012 at the Hawthorne Park Community Center, 500 Ackerman Drive, Porter, Ind. from 2 p.m. through 5 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to VNA Hospice Center in Valparaiso. Envelopes will be available at the memorial celebration.

Arrangements by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN.


Posted 6/11/2012