|Birth: ||Jul. 20, 1928|
|Death: ||Jan. 29, 2003|
Virginia Beach City
VIRGINIA BEACH— Orville Lloyd Nowak, 74, died Jan. 29, 2003, at Seaside Nursing Home in Virginia Beach. He was formerly a 40-year resident of Alexandria, Va., and a five-year resident of Deale, Md., before moving to Atlantic Shores, Virginia Beach, in 2002.
Mr. Nowak was married in 1949 and attended radio school in Hollywood, Calif. He was in radio broadcasting for many years before moving to Virginia to work for the Voice of America. Mr. Nowak retired from the Voice of America in Washington, D.C., after being with them for 35 years. Throughout his life he enjoyed many activities including square dancing, video recording and activities in the Lutheran church.
Mr. Nowak was born July 20, 1928 in Waupaca, Wis. He was predeceased by his loving wife, Roxanna Francis Radichel Nowak and a son, Richard Lee Nowak. Survivors include his daughters, Kathleen Dixie Kent and husband Jerry of Virginia Beach, Bonnie Jill Nowak and friend Paul Turpen of Woodbridge, Va.; his son, Jay David Nowak and wife Susan of Severna Park, Md.; four grandchildren, Kristin Kent, Jeff Kent, Joshua Nowak and Jeremy Nowak; sister, Shirley Stone of Janesville, Wis.; brothers, Gaylord Nowak of Waupaca, Wis., and Virgil Nowak of Appleton, Wis.; a loving brother-in-law, Rueben Eichsteadt of Appleton; and a loving sister-in-law, Viona Nowak of Weyauwega, Wis.
Friends may call at Demaine Funeral Home, 520 S. Washington St., Alexandria, today from 6 to8 p.m., where a funeral will be held Saturday at noon. Interment will be at Mount Comfort Cemetery, Alexandria.
Roxanna F. Radichel Nowak (1925 - 2002)
Mount Comfort Cemetery
Created by: Dean Wiese
Record added: Dec 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82701891
Lloyd was a long time friend of my stepfather, Joe Nearns, who also worked for the VOA. The Nowak family was so very welcoming to us each time we would be on home leave and come visit them. Lloyd and Roxanna and the kids, I remember them all well. Both...(Read more)|
Added: May. 9, 2015