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Frances Ethel Bates Novak
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Birth: Apr. 19, 1914
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 2002
Trumbull County
Ohio, USA

Sharon Herald - Feb 9, 2002 (Saturday)
Frances was the daughter of Paul D. and Ethel Lane Bates.

Frances Ethel Bates Novak
Sacred Heart member,worked at Westinghouse
Funeral services will be held Tuesday (2-12-02) for Frances Ethel Bates Novak, of O'Brien Memorial
Nursing Home, Brookfield, Ohio, formerly of 875 Thomas Ave., Sharon, who passed away at 4:28 a.m. Thursday
(207-02) in the nursing home. She was 87. She was born on April 19, 1914 in Andover Ohio to Paul and Ethel Lane Bates. Mrs. Novak attended schools in Jamestown and Sharon.
In her earlier years, she was employed by the former Sharon
Transformer Division of Westinghouse Electric Corp. where she worked for nine years as a tester in aisle A-40. She also worked for the Flame Restaurant in Brookfield for
nine years before she retired in 1977. Mrs. Novak was a member of the Church of the Sacred Heart, Sharon. Her husband, Joseph L. Novak, whom she married July 29, 1943 preceded her in death on Feb. 25, 2000. Surviving are: two daughters, Beverly L. Love and her husband Thomas, Oriental, N.C.; Mary Ellen Hicklin and her husband Daniel,
Boardman, Ohio; and one son Wilbur G. Novak, Geneva, Ohio; one sister, Genevieve Davis, Brookfield, Ohio; 12 grandchildren and 12 greatgrandchildren. Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by one daughter,
Betty Baker.
Service: Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Tuesday (2-12-02) in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Sharon, with the Rev. Stanley Swacha, as celebrant. Interment: Oakwood Cemetery, Sharon. 
Family links: 
  Paul Dow Bates (1889 - 1960)
  Ethel May Lane Bates (1894 - 1920)
  Joseph Lewis Novak (1914 - 2000)
  Frances Ethel Bates Novak (1914 - 2002)
  Genevieve Eardina Bates Davis (1916 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
Oakwood Cemetery
Mercer County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Lois Bates
Record added: May 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52213179
Frances Ethel <i>Bates</i> Novak
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Frances Ethel <i>Bates</i> Novak
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MOST ALL desire--To forget me not! We should remember Andrew Betts-an early settler of Crawford Cnty PA as the father of this large family group ( thru his son-John). Rest in peace one & all; One more of the many distant cousins-Dianna
- DJ Csikos
 Added: Oct. 10, 2014

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