Rev. James Edward Novakowski - Obituary
May 2, 2018
The Reverend James Edward Novakowski, age 67 of North Platte, passed away at his home on Wednesday April 25, 2018.
Fr. Jim was born December 4, 1950 in Philadelphia, PA to Edward and Regina (Mulvey) Novakowski. His mother was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease and he helped care for her until her death in 1986. His father was married to Clare and she became a much loved step-mother to him. He attended St. Anne Elementary School and Northeast Catholic High School in Philadelphia. After graduation in 1969 he worked in the direct marketing field for 20 years, prior to entering the seminary...