Obituary of Gwen Newman
Laura Gwendleen Newman (nee Long), of R.R. #8, Owen Sound, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family, at the University Hospital in London, on Monday morning, July 8th, 2019. She was 81 years of age. Dearly loved wife and best friend of Ken Newman for 54 years. Loving mother of Brian Newman, of Chatsworth and Sandra MacKinnon (Brad), of Owen Sound. Very special nana of Jessica and Addison. Dear sister-in-law of Bob Newman, of Milton and Anne McCallum, of Owen Sound. Gwen will be sadly missed by her many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents, William and Maysie Long; her siblings, Jim, Gord, Bob, Mel, Roy, Marjorie and Betty; her sister-in-law, Lillian Packer.
Friends may call at the BRIAN E. WOOD FUNERAL HOME, 250 – 14th Street West, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 3X8 (519-376-7492) on Wednesday evening from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. A Funeral Service for Gwen Newman will be held in the Funeral Home Chapel, on Thursday, July 11th, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Heather McCarrel officiating. Interment in Annan Cemetery, Annan. If so desired, the family would appreciate donations to the Trinity United Church Annan as an expression of sympathy. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family on-line at www.woodfuneralhome.ca