Graveside Service: 10:00 a.m. Thursday,
April 21, 2016 at Camp Butler National Cemetery,
Francis P. “Frank” Novak, 81, of Lincoln passed away
at his home at 12:30 a.m. April 18, 2016 surrounded
by his loving family.
Frank was born October 30, 1934 in Doniphan, MO the
son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Novak. He married Mary
Jane Meyer January 16, 1983 in Twenty Nine Palms,
CA. She survives in Lincoln.
Frank is also survived by his children: Susan
(Wayne) Barnes; Rachel (Phil Vola) Novak; and Shani
(Jeff) Duncan; Step children: Tony (Candy)
Albertson; Frank (Sylvia) Albertson; Laura (Jerry)
Clark; and Gina (Rudy) Llanes; 14 grandchildren and
28 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by
his parents and brother, Henry.
Frank is a retired First Lieutenant in the United
States Marine Corp. He owned Mr. Novak’s Pet Center
in Twenty Nine Palms, CA. He was an avid golfer and
fisherman; he enjoyed making and repairing golf
clubs; was a long time member of the Lincoln Elks.
Above all else, Frank loved his family.
Graveside services for Frank will be held at 10:00
a.m. Thursday, April 21, 2016 at Camp Butler
National Cemetery, Springfield. Full military rites
accorded by Lincoln American Legion Post #263 Honor
Guard. Memorials may be given in his name to the
Lincoln Community High School Golf Team at 1000
Primm Road, Lincoln, IL 62656. Services were
entrusted to Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home,
Click here to send a note of condolence to the family of Francis P.