Arthur Eugene Novarese “Gene”, 83 of Elyria, passed away Thursday, July 16, 2020.
He was a US Army Veteran and a Ford Motor Co. retiree. Gene loved listening to music, especially Elvis and country music, watching old western movies and classic television shows and riding his bicycle when he was able.
Gene is survived by his children, Denise Frabotta (Paul, deceased), Gina Callahan (Terry, deceased) and Dwayne Novarese (Irene, deceased); grandchildren, Sara Callahan, Spencer Novarese and Keith Novarese and siblings, Joann Cash (Richard, deceased) and John Novarese (Donna, deceased).
He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Josephine Novarese; his brother, Charles Novarese and his beloved wife of 63 years, Irma who passed away July 8, 2020.
The family will receive friends at the Wyers-Bollinger Funeral Chapel, 2900 N. Ridge Rd., Sheffield Township Sunday, July 19, 2020 from 12 noon until 2 p.m. Social distancing and masks are required. The funeral service will be held Monday, July 2020 at 1 p.m. at Bethel Chapel, 4065 S. Broadway Ave, Lorain, followed by the entombment at Resthaven Memory Gardens.