Details for Karlyne E. Novak

Karlyne E. Novak (Nygren) 84, The Villages, FL, passed away on Friday, October 25, 2019. She was born on September 5, 1935 and was a native of Peabody, MA. Karlyne attended St. Johns Elementary and High School in Peabody. Upon graduation, she was employed for many years as an Administrative Assistant by

GTE Sylvania in Salem, MA.

Karlyne was an avid golfer in The Villages and will be greatly missed by her many friends and playing partners. When not golfing, one of her favorite pastimes was knitting baby caps for newborns and donating them to several charities.

Karlyne is survived by her husband of 51 years, Richard; her sisters Mary Wignall of Peabody, MA; Jeanie McClean of Beverly, MA; her brother Mike of Fremont, NH; as well as many nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service for Karlyne will be held at the Lady Lake Chapel of Beyers Funeral Home on Monday, November 11, 2019 at 11:00a.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.

Arrangements entrusted to Beyers Funeral Home and Crematory, Lady Lake, FL. Online condolences may be left at