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Kathryn M. "Kay" Novak

January 07, 1921 - August 07, 2017

Kathryn M. "Kay" Novak (nee Soucek), age 96, a resident of Lisle, IL since 1987, formerly of Cicero and Bellwood, IL, died Monday, August 7, 2017 at Edward Hospital in Naperville. She was born January 7, 1921 in Cicero, IL.

Beloved wife of the late Robert F. Novak, whom she married May 19, 1945 and who preceded her in death October 3, 2004, loving mother of Frank (Norma) Novak of Aurora, IL, David (Cindy) Novak of Lisle, IL and the late Dr. Robert F. (Denise) Novak, adored grandmother of Nicole (Chad) Robertson and Danielle Novak; Aramis Novak, Cicel (Shelley) Novak and Ramon Panique; Samuel Novak and Emily Novak, adored great-grandmother of Lukas and Shane; Reese; Aubrie and Brooklyn, devoted daughter of the late Frank and Anna Soucek, dear sister of the late Edward (the late LaVerne) Soucek and the late Frank (the late Betty) Soucek, fond cousin, aunt, great-aunt and friend of many.

Kathryn grew up in Cicero and was a 1939 graduate of J. Sterling Morton East High School.  Kay will be remembered as a loving homemaker and lifelong Cubs fan.

Funeral Information

Visitation Thursday, August 10, 2017, 10:00-11:00 AM at Grace United Methodist Church, 300 E Gartner Rd, Naperville, IL 60540.

Funeral Services will follow Thursday, 11:00 AM in the church with Rev. Bill Bryan officiating.

Interment: Naperville Cemetery, Naperville, IL.

Arrangements by Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Naperville, IL.

For more information, please call (630) 355-0213.

Donations Information

In lieu of flowers, memorials to: Grace Foundation - Grace United Methodist Church, 300 E Gartner Rd, Naperville, IL 60540, (630) 355-1748, or a charity of the donor's choice.

Donations Link:

Grace Foundation - Grace United Methodist Church

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