Margaret Novak 1938-2013

SOUTHINGTON – Margaret “Peg” Novak , 75, died peacefully on Friday, March 22, 2013, at Trumbull Memorial Hospital in Warren.

She was born Jan. 30, 1938, in Warren, the daughter of Glenn E. and Hazel Marie Chafee Mathews.

Peg was a 1959 graduate of Chalker High School in Southington and was employed by the Warren City Schools as a data entry operator.

She served her country in the Air Force as an airman second class.

She married David Allen Novak on Sept. 30, 1960, and was happily married until his death on June 8, 1975.

Peg lead a full life enjoying many different activities, some of which include dancing, snow skiing, traveling and shopping.

Memories of Peg will be carried on by her two sons, Jeff Novak of Southington and Steven (Susan) Novak of Warren; her sisters, Mildred (Paul) Walker and Doris (George) Pearce; and her brother, Donald (Millie) L. Mathews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, David Allen; a sister, Virginia M. Mathews; a brother, Glenn “Pete” E. Mathews Jr.; and brother-in-law, Paul Walker.

Family will receive friends from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at McFarland & Son Funeral Home, 271 N. Park Ave., Warren, OH, 44481.

Services will be held 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Chapel at Southington Township Cemetery in Southington, with the Rev. Mat Kelly officiating.

Her family suggest contributions be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675, or on their website, to make your donation.

Arrangements are entrusted to McFarland and Son Funeral and Cremation Services Co, 271 N. Park Ave., Warren, OH 44481, 330-393-9621.

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