William R. Newman, 79, of
He was born to the late
William Henry and Ita
(Minton) Newman on
Bill was retired from the
Western Southern Life Insurance Co., where he worked as an agent for 25 years.
He, along with his 3 brothers served in the military during WW II. Bill, having served in the U.S. Navy. He was a member of the
Besides his parents, Bill is preceded in death by 3 brothers and 4 sisters, Rex, George, and Porter Newman, Fern McNatton, Louella Newmam, Eva Gatewood, and Helen Schultheis; his wife, Maxine (Bush) Newman; 3 children Leisa Bosecker of Mt. Carmel, IL, Jane Ann Mowery of Evansville, William Jon Newman of Owensville, IN; 5 Grandchildren, Kevin Mowery, Janna Grimm, Heather Wolfe, Brittany Bosecker, and Colton Bosecker; 7 great grandchildren, Jordon Willis, Dylen Wolfe, Kyla Wolfe, Justin Grimm, Peyton Grimm, Conner Mowery, and Chloe Mowery; several nieces and nephews.
Services for Bill will be
conducted at the Stodghill Funeral Home Located on Hwy.
168 West in
Visitation will be held on Monday, November 15, from until at the funeral home. The Fort Branch Masonic Lodge # 696 will conduct Masonic service on Monday Night at at the funeral home.