Novak Sr., Dennis George, Saginaw, Michigan

Dennis returned to his heavenly home Thursday, May 10, 2012, age 72 years. He was born in Saginaw, Michigan March 21, 1940 the son of the late Michael and Helen (Sizick) Novak. He married Gloria Trogan June 18, 1966 and she survives him. Dennis was a baker and partner in the former Novak Doughnut Shop. He was a member of St. Stephen Catholic Church. Dennis enjoyed watching sports on television, especially the Tigers and U of M. football. He loved taking trips up north and going to the casino. In addition to his wife, Gloria, Dennis is survived by two sons, Anthony Novak and Dennis Novak, Jr., both of Saginaw; five siblings, Norman Novak, Gloria (James) Platko, Clifford Novak, Timothy (Ines) Novak, all of Saginaw and Gayle (Richard) LaPointe of Arizona; many nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Monday, May 14, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Stephen Catholic Church, 1310 Malzahn. Rev. Fr. James Heller will officiate. Friends may visit with the family at W. L. Case & Company, 4480 Mackinaw Road, on Sunday from 1:00-5:00 p.m. and 6:00-8:00 p.m. where they may join the family for a parish vigil service at 7:00 p.m. Friends may also call at church on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider a donation to St. Stephen Catholic Church or the Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA).