Linda Marie Novello, 74, of North Webster, IN passed away at 4:39 a.m. on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at her home. She was born on December 19, 1944 in Cleveland, OH to Everett James & Grace (Gallagher) Pierce.
She grew up in Cleveland, OH, graduated from Downers Grove High School and attended Mr. Robert’s Beauty School in Downers Grove, IL. She was married on September 18, 1965 in Downers Grove, IL to Ronald J. “Ron” Novello who survives. She was a beautician by trade and cleaned homes for many years. She lived in Cleveland until 1963, lived in Illinois for many years, started coming to Webster Lake area in 2002, and moved there permanently in 2012 from Bolingbrook, IL.
She was raised in the Catholic Church, attended Living Waters Christian Church in Bolingbrook, IL, and attended Salem Community Church in Wilmot with her good friend, Janet Elwood where she was blessed by a church family of loving people. Her passion was making life memories with their children, traveling the United States, and camping with family & friends. Her greatest joy was being a grandmother, spending time with her grandchildren, and all the fun in the sun on the lake.
She is survived by:
Husband – Ron Novello of North Webster
2 Daughters – Jennifer (Vernon) Smith of Oswego, IL and Nicole (William) Austin of Beecher, IL
Son – Todd (Chris) Novello of Aurora, IL
7 Grandchildren – Nikki, Nicholas, Sophia, Mackenzie, Annaliese, Averie, and William
Great Granddaughter - Reagan
Brother – David Pierce of The Woodlands, TX
2 Nieces – Angela (Daigle) and Sara (Wilson)
Nephew – James Pierce
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Cremation will take place at Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. St. Rd 15, Warsaw, IN. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Owen Family Funeral Home, St. Rd 13 & CR 500N, North Webster, IN is in charge of arrangements.
Preferred memorials may be given to the Kosciusko Home Care & Hospice, P.O. Box 1196, Warsaw, IN 46581 or Salem Community Church, 11188 West 325 S-57, Larwill, IN 46764.
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