Charles J. Novacek, 92, of La Crosse passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at Benedictine Manor. He was born on September 18, 1925, in La Crosse to Charles and Ida (Schams) Novacek. Charles worked for the La Crosse Concrete Company for 35 years.
Charles is survived by one sister, Florence Gordon, a very special niece, Phyllis (Vernon) Halverson, and special nephew, David (Ellen) Gordon; along with many nieces and nephews. Charles always enjoyed passing out a buck or two to his nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews and more recently great-great nieces.
His parents, three brothers, Joseph, Donald, and Raymond Novacek; and seven sisters, Lorraine Sankey, Frieda Novacek, Phyllis Novacek, Catherine Klos, Janice Gordon, Mildred Sackmaster, and Marion Sackmaster preceded him in death.
Father Robert Cook will be officiating internment at the Novacek family plot at the Catholic Cemetery, La Crosse, Wisconsin on Friday, July 27, 2018, at 11:00 AM.