Ronald B. Newman, 77, of Montpelier, OH and formerly of Welch, WV passed away Friday, May 19th.
Ron was born Feb. 7, 1940 in Superior, WV and was preceded in death by his parents, Lula Mae Bowlick Whitley and Pierce Green "P.G." Whitley. His beloved wife, Mavis Crabtree Newman, passed away in 1978.
Ronald is survived by daughter Karen J Newman of Montpelier, OH, and sons Randall (Deb) Newman of Washington, PA and Anthony "Tony" Newman of Morgantown, WV. Also surviving are grandchildren Lisa Harrison, Dylan Newman and Quinn Newman and great-grandchildren Noah and Sophia Harrison. Ron is also survived by his sister, Lucy Propst, of Salisbury, NC.
Ron shared his life with his much-loved dogs, Border Collies; Esther and Katy, and was an avid supporter of animal rescue.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to your local animal shelter or to Great Lakes Border Collie Rescue, 8841 Bishop Road, Brighton, MI 48116. Online condolences may be left at www.thethompsonfuneralhome.com
Published on May 25, 2017