Stephen Novaska

Obituary of Stephen Novaska

Stephen A. Novaska, 65, of Upper Deerfield Twp. died unexpectedly on Friday, December 15, 2017 at Cooper University Hospital in Camden following injuries sustained after being struck by a motor vehicle in Bridgeton.


Stephen was born in Bridgeton to Betty Bennett Novaska and the late Alex Novaska. He had lived in Bridgeton until 1992 when he moved to Upper Deerfield Twp where he was a resident for the rest of his life.


Stephen had been previously employed at the Cumberland Manor in Hopewell Twp. In his free time, he enjoyed listening to oldies music, visiting the casinos and astrology. Stephen was an animal lover and enjoyed his dogs, Tiny and Snicker and his cat, Andy.


He is survived by; his mother, Betty Novaska of Upper Deerfield Twp.; his sister, Pauline Novaska of Upper Deerfield Twp. and many other family members and friends.


Funeral services will be held at the PADGETT FUNERAL HOME, 1107 State Highway 77, Upper Deerfield Twp. on Friday, December 22nd at 11 AM. Interment will take place at Laurel Lawn Cemetery in Upper Deerfield Twp. Friends will be received at the funeral home from 10 AM to 11 AM prior to the services. Written condolences can be sent to the family through the funeral home website at