Jeffrey Dean Novotny, 56, of Oakland NE

Jeffrey Dean Novotny was born to Donald and Dorothy (Hensley) Novotny on February 1, 1960 in Omaha, Nebraska. He passed away Friday, August 5, 2016, after battling cancer, at his home in Oakland, Nebraska, at the age of 56 years.

Jeffrey graduated from Northwest High School in Omaha. He married Janine Schwarting on June 22, 1996. They made their home in Oakland, where he was self-employed in the home remodeling business. He has made his mark in many homes, and in many lives, through his quality craftsmanship.

He is survived by his wife, Janine; parents, Donald and Dorothy of Oakland; daughters, Savannah Farrell of Des Moines, IA, Lisa (Brian) Petersen of Oakland, Tina Newton of Oakland; siblings, Scott (Sharon) Novotny of Chesapeake, VA, Amy (Randy) Vanbeek of Omaha, Dan Novotny of Omaha; eight grandchildren who loved and adored their Grandpa; and 5 nieces and nephews.

Visitation is Tues., Aug. 9th from 5:00-7:00 at Pelan Funeral Services in Oakland. Family will be receiving friends during this time.

The Funeral Service is Wed., Aug. 10th at 10:30 a.m. at the Evangelical Free Church in Oakland. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services at the church.

Burial is in the Oakland Cemetery.

Memorials suggested to the family for designation at a later time.

Jeff Novotny

Jeff Novotny


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I am a graduate of Northeast Community College with a degree in journalism. I am married to Jeff Gilliland. We have two grown children, Justin and Whitney and four grandchildren, Grayce, Grayhm, Charli and Penelope. I will be covering Lyons, Decatur, Bancroft and Rosalie and am hoping to expand my horizons as time progresses!

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