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Robert Joseph “Bob” Novak
1948 - 2017

Robert Joseph “Bob” Novak, 69, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 22, in Wichita Falls.

Services were held Friday, at Faith Baptist Church, Wichita Falls, with Pastor Craig Lile officiating.

Interment was held at Crestview Mausoleum under the direction of Lunn’s Colonial Funeral Home.

Bob was born July 27, 1948, in Wichita Falls, to Joseph and Virginia (Laney) Novak. He graduated from Midwestern State University. He married Elinor “Ellie” Hutchison Novak on Sept. 23, 1995, in Wichita Falls. He was an educator with the Wichita Falls Independent School District for over 40 years.

He is preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include his wife; Ellie, of Wichita Falls; three daughters, Kelly Collins of Kamay, Amy Sheppard of Raleigh, N. C. and Marcy Gilbert of Edmond, OK.; two sons, Steve Brewer of Iowa Park, and Chad Novak of Oklahoma City, OK.; two brothers; Tim Novak and Danny Novak , both of Lewisville; three granddaughters; and two great-granddaughters.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggest memorials be made to Hospice of Wichita Falls, 4909 Johnson Rd., Wichita Falls, Texas 76309.

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