Eleanor T. Novak Longbrake, 94, of Warsaw, Indiana, died on 6/14/2010 at 10:15 pm at Miller's Merry Manor, Warsaw, Indiana. She was born on September 6, 1915 in Chicago, Illinois.
Eleanor was born to Joseph and Pearl (Urynowicz) Novak. She married Lewis Longbrake on November 28, 1934. he preceded her in death on February 22, 1965.
Eleanor worked for L.M. Berry until retiring in 1977. She also worked for Combined Community Services for 4 years.
She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Warsaw, Rosary Alter Society and Young at Heart. She was also active for a number of years as a volunteer for KCH Auxiliary.
Eleanor is survived by her daughter; Lynn (and spouse Charlie) Wheeler, Warsaw, Indiana
sister; Lavern Sarber, Littleton, Colorado
2 grandchildren; Cindy (and spouse Todd) Thompson, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Chris Wheeler, Aventura, Florida
2 great grandchildren; Mick Thompson and Molly Thompson
She is also preceded in deathby her brother, Leonard Novak and sister, Virginia Kern.
Services will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Warsaw, Indiana on Friday, June 25, 2010 at 11:00 am. Calling hours will be 4:00 – 8:00 pm and a rosary at 7:30 pm at the funeral chapel on Thursday, June 24, 2010. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery, Warsaw, Indiana.
McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw, Indiana is in charge of arrangements. The family requests memorial contributions be made to Kosciusko Homecare and Hospice, P.O. Box 1196, Warsaw, Indiana 46581-1196.