Robert "Hutch" Novak, age 53 of Irwin passed away September 25, 2016 at his home. He was born October 5, 1962 in Braddock, a son of Ted and Geri Paul Novak.
Hutch was formerly employed by Norfolk Southern Railroad as an Engineer. He was a Harley enthusiast, avid fisherman, fur trapper, artist, enjoyed making others laugh and loved his pets.In addition to his parents, he is survived by his brother Teddy Novak and his wife Patty, his sister, Chrissy Novak (Geno Cerelli), nieces and nephews, Dante and Carissa Luther, Dean, Jessica, and Melissa Wisbar, also surviving are numerous, aunts, uncles and cousins. Friends will be received at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, Pa on Thurs 3-8 p.m. A prayer service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. followed by interment at Braddock Catholic Cemetery. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.
Originally published September 26, 2016.