IUKA, MS —
Thomas J. "Tom" Nowak, 79 years old, of Iuka, MS and formerly of Niagara Falls, passed away on May 28, 2013 in Iuka. He was born in Niagara Falls on December 29, 1933, the son of the late Henry and Mary (Monko) Nowak. Tom served with the United States Navy from November of 1952 until his retirement in December of 1973. He served in the Korean and Vietnam conflicts.
Tom is survived by his wife, Naomi J. Nowak; his sons, Stanley (Juli) of Harrisburg, PA and Thomas Nowak of White Cloud, MN; his brothers, Stephen (Donna) Nowak and Leonard (Karen) Nowak and sisters, Pauline Pucak and Marjorie (John) Urban, all of Niagara Falls. He was predeceased by his brothers, Paul, Stanley, Frank, Phillip, Andrew, Martin and Henry and his sisters, Helen Oliver and MaryJane Baggos.
Interment with military honors was held in Iuka at the Cypress Grove Cemetery. Local arrangements by the LABUDA FUNERAL HOME, INC.
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