Visitation

2-4 and 7-9 pm Friday

Service

10 am Saturday, May 22 at Holy Family Parish, 777 Valetta Street, London

`

Donations

Memorial contributions to the Canadian Diabetes Association, 442 Adelaide Street North, London, ON N6B 3H8 (online click DIABETES ASSOCIATION ) or the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada, 301-620 Colborne St., London, ON N6B 3R9 (online click BRAIN TUMOUR FOUNDATION) would be gratefully acknowledged. Please remit your donation directly to the charity. To notify family of your contribution, click SEND CONDOLENCES and forward the donor's name and address along with the name of the charity to which you will be contributing. The funeral home will place a card for family with the provided information.

 

50 Years

CARING • HELPFUL • TRUSTED

Edwin Nowak

Death Notice

Nowak, Edwin S. - peacefully at Creekway Village, Burlington on Thursday, May 20, 2010, Dr. Edwin Stanislaus Nowak, P.Eng., formerly of London in his 78th year. Beloved husband of the late Charlotte "Lottie" Nowak, nee Bozek. Loving father of Christine Sangster and her husband Bill of London and Robert Novak and his wife Flora of Oakville. Dear grandfather of Maria Clara and Stephen of Oakville. Brother of Jennie Andruszkiewicz, Mary Novak, Loretta Floresco, Matthew Novak and John Novak. Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews. Edwin was a graduate of McGill and Purdue Universities. He had a distinguished career as a Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Western Ontario (1962-1998) and was founder of the UWO Accident Research Team. Active in the Polish Canadian Community, he was also the former president of Friends of the Catholic University of Lublin. Edwin had a huge heart and was always helping members of his family, friends and students and colleagues. Friends may call on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at the James A. Harris Funeral Home, 220 St. James at Richmond. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Holy Family Parish, 777 Valetta Street, on Saturday, May 22 at 10 a.m. Interment St. Peter's Cemetery. Parish prayers in the funeral home on Friday at 3:00 p.m. Memorial contributions to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Brain Tumour Foundation would be gratefully acknowledged. You raised me up so I can stand on mountains. You raised me up to walk on stormy seas. I am strong when I am on your shoulders. You raised me up to more than I can be. Forever remembered and loved by your children Christine and Robert