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Obituary: Newman, Ted W.

Ted W.
(Age 82)

Peacefully left this earthly world and entered into his forever home September 15th, 2012. He lived with no regrets spending his life with his one true love, Anne, his wife of 57 years. One of his greatest joys was spending time with his eight children their spouses, 37 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. He was a man of great integrity and honor, always sharing his love of life and experiences for many to enjoy. He lived an exciting life and never wanted for anything other than the woman he loved and the everlasting legacy they started with their family.
Ted and many of his brothers were employed in the construction on Boundary, Box Canyon and Dworshak Dams. Later he logged for various companies. Ted ended his logging career working alongside his sons which he truly enjoyed. He also, enjoyed his various hunting and fishing trips with friends and family.
He honored our country with his service in the Army during the Korean War from 1951-1953 as Private First Class.
He is survived by Anne his wife; his sons Ted E. (Patti) Newman, Matthew (Diane) Newman, Ben (Karri), Newman, Luke Newman; his daughters Cindy (Stan) Thompson, Teresa (Charley) Streuli, Sandy (Billy) Haney, Tammy (Clay) Hayes; brothers Bob, Willard, Ward and sister Annie. Preceded in death by his daughter Randalin Iola, grandson Dallas C. Newman, parents Morgan and Jane Newman, twin brother Fred and brothers Paul, Troy, Lloyd, sisters Flora, Sadie and Bessie.
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 1PM at the Ione City Park. SHERMAN-KNAPP FUNERAL HOME in NEWPORT, WA is in charge of arrangements. Family and friends are invited to sign the online guest book at