Elizabeth T. Novak, 90, formerly of Massena
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 - 6:15 pm

Funeral services for Elizabeth T. Novak, 90, formerly of Prospect Ave, Massena, will be held on Thursday at 12:00 noon at the Church of the Sacred Heart in Massena. Friends and family may be received on Wednesday from 4-8 p.m. at the Phillips Memorial Home, 64 Andrews St., Massena. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery, Massena.

Elizabeth passed away on Sept. 20, 2010 at Massena Memorial Hospital.

Elizabeth is survived by her stepchildren, Peter Novak of Palm Coast, FL. Alson Novak of Massena, Martha Fletcher of of Utica, Mary Ellen O'Neil of Scotia, and Caroline Buttenschon of Mohawk; and several step grandchildren, step great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was predeceased by a step son, Edward Novak; brothers Frank Cutry, and Ross Cutry Jr; and sisters Mariom Morabito, Mary Hurteru, Josephine DeRosie, and Vincenzio Cutry.

She was born on June 21, 1920 the daughter of Ross and Catherine (Furfaro) Cutry. Elizabeth was a graduate of Massena High School, and she attended Watertown Business School. She married Paul LaDue on October 11, 1941; he predeceased her on May 23, 1960. She later married Stephen Novak on August 25, 1962. Mr. Novak passed away on September 23, 1977. She was a pastry cook-waitress at Royal Restaurant, which her family owned. She was a member of Sacred Heart Church. Eliazabeth was a very sweet lady and was loved by all.

Memorial contributions may be made to Ronald McDonald House, or Trinity Endowment Fund. Online condolences may be made to