June D. (Klatt) Novak


EARLVILLE - June D. (Klatt) Novak, 90, of Earlville passed away Dec. 10, 2020.

Private visitation and funeral services will be held at Earlville United Presbyterian Church with Pastor Del Keilman officiating. Burial will follow at Precinct Cemetery, Earlville. A virtual online service will be available on Sunday evening, Dec. 13. Arrangements were entrusted to Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home in Earlville.

June was born Dec. 19, 1929 in Earlville to Alfred and Edith (Mahan) Klatt. She married Alvin Novak of Mendota on March 28, 1948. He preceded her in death.

Survivors include her much loved family, two sons, Kevin (Momoko) Novak of Tokyo, Japan and Donald (Rita) Novak of Earlville; two daughters, Phyllis (Jack) Jordan of Port Byron and Janis Novak of Davenport, Iowa; five grandchildren, Ryan (Nicole) Novak, Brooke (Joe) Hannon, and Breana, Shawn and Justin Novak; five great-grandchildren, Evelyn, Tessa, Makenna June, Nora and Joseph Jr.; one sister, Ruth Marek of North Carolina; and numerous Jordan stepchildren and their families.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and two sisters, Millie Hepfer and Helen Vorberg.

June graduated from Earlville High School in 1947. After marrying, she and Alvin farmed on the farm where she was born. They enjoyed traveling throughout the United States and to many foreign destinations. She was a lifetime member of the United Presbyterian Church where she was very active in the choir, was a deacon, a member of UPW, and a charter member of the Mariners. She also was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and served as an election judge for many years.

Memorials may be directed to the Earlville United Presbyterian Church, the Earlville Ambulance Service, or the Ottawa Pavilion. For more information or to sign the online guest book, go to www.EighnerFuneralHomes.com.