Elaine (Levine) Novakoff died on October 25, 2017 in Boca Raton, Florida at the age of 87.
Elaine is survived by sons, James of Alexandria, Virginia and Edward of Wellesley Massachusetts, daughters-in-law Renee and Lisa, and grandchildren Andrew, Valerie, Julia and Alexandra.
Elaine was born on August 2, 1930 in Boston, Massachusetts to Howard and Edith Levine. She graduated cum laude from Boston University. She was married to Edward Novakoff for 46 years before his death in 2006. Before she and Edward had children, Elaine trained with Liberty Mutual Insurance and then became a claims manager at a private brokerage office. She and Edward raised their family in Brookline, Massachusetts. Elaine was a town meeting member in Brookline. Elaine lived in Brookline and New Seabury, Massachusetts before moving full-time to Boca Raton in 2015.
Graveside service at Lindwood Memorial Park, 497 North St., Randolph, on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 2:00pm.
As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions may be sent to Jewish Family and Children’s Services, 1430 Main Street, Waltham MA 02451.