William “Bill” Novak passed away on Dec. 17, 2020 at age 85, from the COVID virus. He is buried in the National Veteran’s Cemetery. A memorial service will be held at Beth El Cemetery at a later date.
He was preceded in death by parents, Ben and Dora Novak, wife, Trudee Novak, and daughter, Julie Novak, as well as six brothers and three sisters.
He is survived by longtime fiancee’ Linda Novak of Omaha; daughter Kathleen Novak, granddaughters: Samantha Truesdall, Sara and Zack Vickers and great-granddaughters, Blakely and London Vickers all of Phoenix, Arizona; five sisters-in-law, and many nieces and nephews.
Bill was the last of the Rosen Novak “car” family.
Memorials may be sent to the Alzheimers Association of the Great Plains, 11711 Arbor St., Suite 110, Omaha, NE 68144 or to “L.O.V.E. Auxiliary” in care of Sabine Strong, at the Rose Blumkin Jewish Home, 330 South 132 St. Omaha, NE 68154.