She was born October 15, 1912, in Gilmore, a daughter of Michael and Anna Balbi Calabris.
On October 27, 1930, she married William Novak, who died June 25, 1985.
Mrs. Novak was a homemaker.
She was a member of St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church in Crucible and its altar rosary society.
Surviving are four sons, William Novak of Clearwater, Fla., Frank Novak of Kilmichael, Miss., Thomas Novak of Crucible and Robert Novak of Cleveland, Ohio; 14 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are a daughter, Elizabeth Stypula; a son, Richard Novak; three brothers; and seven sisters.
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