William R. “Bob” Novak passed away on his 92nd birthday, October 2, 2021 in Oklahoma City. He was born October 2, 1929 in Yukon, OK to Theodore and Clara Novak. Viewing will be from 1pm -5 pm Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at Buchanan Funeral Service. Graveside services will be at 2 pm, Thursday, October 2, 2021 at Yukon Cemetery, 660 Garth Brooks Blvd. Yukon, OK.
Bob started his career with Southwestern Bell as a lineman, earned his degree as an Engineer from Oklahoma City University, and then retired as an Engineer with Southwestern bell after 35 years. He was an avid fan of trains, bowling, card games, and dominoes.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife, of 71 years, Jo; daughters, Cynda Cole and husband Rick, Becky Wehba and husband David; and son Curtis; brother, Marvin and wife Charlotte; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Flowers can be sent to Buchanan Funeral Service.