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Mary Weber Novak, owner of Napa’s Spottswoode Winery, dies at 84

Mary Weber Novak, founder of Spottswoode Estate Vineyard and Winery in St. Helena and a pioneering woman in the Napa Valley wine industry, died on Sunday of cancer. When Ms. Novak and her husband, Jack Novak, purchased their 46-acre property in 1972, they shared a vision of restoring the historic Spottswoode vineyard to greatness. [...] Jack’s unexpected death from a heart attack in 1977 left Ms.
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