Jun 30 2016
Robert William Newman, 68, passed away Tuesday, June 28,
2016. He was born April 17, 1948, in Bradford, PA, to the late Floyd
Newman and Irene Delaney. Robert, a graduate of Otto-Eldred High School
Class of 1966, lived in Marion, SC, since 1993, coming from North
Carolina. He was a retired veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces, serving in
the Army for 17 ½ years and the Marines for 4 years. Robert was a lifetime
member of the V.F.W. and a beloved softball coach. He will be dearly
missed by all. Survivors include his wife of 41 years, Linda; son, Anthony
Newman; daughters: Tami (Michael) Way, Tina Page, Ricci (Michael)
Jeannerette; brothers: Jim, Kenny and Paul (Julie) Newman, John Delaney;
sisters: Laura Burt, Linda (Gil) Witte, Loretta Williams, Lenore Glotz,
Lisa Hadden, Cindy Harrell, Tina (Bob) Bly; grandchildren: Ariel, Meaghan,
Alec, Ryon, Karissa, Landon, Austin, Rylan; great grandchild, Nolan; a
host of other family and friends. Memorial services with military honors
will be held Tuesday, July 5, at 9 am at Florence National Cemetery, 803 E
National Cemetery Rd, Florence, SC, 29506, with Rocky Geist officiating.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Humane Society.
Arrangements are under the direction of Cedar Bay Funeral Home,
Jacksonville, FL, 904-714-1110.