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Velma Irene Genshaw Novak
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Birth: Jun. 8, 1920
Sanilac County
Michigan, USA
Death: Oct. 1, 2008
Royal Oak
Oakland County
Michigan, USA

Velma Irene Novak was born in Elmer Township, Michigan, on June 8, 2010, the daughter of Edward H. and Louise (Marks) Genshaw. She graduated from Sandusky High School in 1938 and was united in marriage to Sylvester P. Novak, who preceeded her in death in 1994. She was also preceeded in death by her brother, Arnold, in 1988, and a sister, Esther, who died in infancy. She is survived by her sister, Vera Booren of Mayville, and daughters Diane (Jim) Carson of Port Richey, Florida, and Darlene (Tom) LaVere of Livonia, Michigan. Services to celeberate her life were held at Trinity Lutheran Church in Berkley, Michigan, of which she was a long-time member. Interment was in Glen Eden Lutheran Memorial Park, Livonia, Michigan. 
Family links: 
  Edward Herman Genshaw (1889 - 1981)
  Louise Wilhemina Marks Genshaw (1891 - 1940)
  Arnold Edward Genshaw (1918 - 1988)*
  Velma Irene Genshaw Novak (1920 - 2008)
*Calculated relationship
Glen Eden Memorial Park
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Debbie
Record added: Jul 29, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 114558141
Velma Irene <i>Genshaw</i> Novak
Added by: Debbie
Velma Irene <i>Genshaw</i> Novak
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I stood watching as the little ship sailed out to sea. The rising sun tinted her white sails with a golden light, and as she disappeared from sight a voice at my side whispered, "She is gone". But the sea was a narrow one. On the farther shore a little ba...(Read more)
- Debbie
 Added: Jul. 29, 2013

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