Raymond J. Novak of Strongsville, age 97, beloved husband of Lillian (Barbara) nee Kozorog (deceased), beloved brother of Dolores Krause and brother in law Thomas Krause, beloved brother of Norbert Novak (deceased) and sister in law Jean Novak, and beloved uncle of many nieces and nephews. Raymond was a member of Richman Brothers Foundation and many military, fraternal and religious organizations. Funeral mass Friday November 5th at 11:30am, St. Joseph Catholic Church (12700 Pearl Rd. Strongsville, OH). Family will receive friends at the church from 11am until the mass. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Catholic War Veterans Post 1655, 6101 Lausche Ave, Cleveland Ohio 44103-1564.