Arthur S. Novak Sr. - 89

4/11/1919 - 2/10/2009

Rockford, IL

Arthur S. Novak Sr. died, at 5:31 am, Tues. Feb. 10, 2009, in P. A. Peterson Home. Born April 11, 1919, in Wenona, IL, son of Stanley and Anna (Worman) Novak. Married the former Juanita Whisenant in Rockford, May 20, 1943. Employed as a tool and die maker and a founder of Specialty Screw. He was an avid golfer and member of Mauh-Nah-Tee-See Country Club where he twice had a hole-in-one. Graduated from Rockford Central High School. Survivors include; wife, Juanita, of Rockford, daughter, Donna (Tom) Wright of Hot Springs Village, AR., son, Art S. (Linda) Novak of Elk Grove Village,IL a sister, Leona Gillette of Rockford, 3 grandchildren Jeffrey Chapman (Annie), Beachwood, Ohio, Michael (Heather) Chapman of Sammanish, WA, and Liz Novak, of Chicago, great grandchildren, Kaila Lopez Chapman, Nina Chapman, Lily Chapman, Colin Chapman. Predeceased by parents, brothers and sisters, Raymond Novak, Margaret Miles, Anna Baker, George Novak, John Novak, James Novak and Martha Wilinski. Service at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 13, in Sundberg Funeral Home, Ltd., 215 N. Sixth St., with Fr. David Beauvais officiating. Burial in Scandinavian Cemetery. Friends my call at funeral home from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 12. Memorials to P. A. Peterson Home. Online condolences may be made at



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