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George Newby

October 10, 1925 - December 25, 2016


On December 25, 2016, Mr. George Thomas Newby of St. Paul, formerly of Ashmont, passed away at the age of 91 years. He is survived by his son, Dwayne (Linnette) Newby of Ashmont, & their children, Richard Newby, Tina (Clinton) Robinson & Tyson (Alison) Newby; son-in-law, Roy Cozzens & his children, Wade (Theresa) Perreault & Ashley Cozzens; son-in-law, Bryce Bodnar & his children, Cody (Mishayla Draper) Bodnar, Branden Bodnar & Cassandra Bodnar; 7 great-grandchildren, Eric, Sara, Brittany, Sidney, Cheyenne, Brooklyn & Georgia; sister-in-law, Solange; 2 brothers-in-law, Delbert Cutshaw & Clayton Cutshaw; as well as numerous nieces & nephews. George was predeceased by his wife, Izola in 2004; 2 daughters, Susan Cozzens & Tammy Lynn Bodnar; granddaughter, Caitlyn Bodnar; parents, William & Ada Newby; brother, Bob Newby; & 2 sisters, Peggy Brett & Chris Slater. A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, December 30 at 2:00 p.m. at Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel, St. Paul, with Pastor Christopher Cook officiating. If desired, donations may be made to Haying the 30s (Cancer Support Society) c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB. T0A 3A1. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.


GRACE GARDENS FUNERAL CHAPEL, 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1 780-645-2677


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From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Wayne and Sherry Fithen
Relation: cousin

our condolences to the Newby family

From: Brenda & Dave Arnett
Relation: Friends of the family

We send our deepest condolences to the family.. George was a kind man and always had time to say hello and have a chat. Prayers and positive thoughts to all..

From: Margaret (Chater) Davie
Relation: Family friend

To Dwayne and family, I have many fond memories of George most with the fire department­čśÇ
My sympathies and prayers go to you and all the family

From: Ina Green
Relation: Friend

My deepest sympathy to the Newby family.

From: Fred & Andrea Kucharski
Relation: Family of Tyson Newby

Our sincerest condolences to all the Newby family. What was a wonderful long life he had, it’s never easy saying goodbye to those we love. May George’s memory carry on with all of you and your children.

From: Cecile Lavoie
Relation: SunnySide Resident

Sunnyside residents become over time like a great big family. Many of us wished him Merry Christmas the night before, and were so saddened by morning to learn of his passing. Regardless, also, some have said George was honoured to be taken HOME on such a special Day. HE WILL BE MISSED.

From: Brenda, Evan and Tegan Newby
Relation: Russell Newby's family

We were so sorry to hear of George’s passing. Thinking of you all at this difficult time.

From: Shelly Amos
Relation: Though his son Dwayne

Thinking of the Family and send my condolences.

From: Leonard & Dee Joly
Relation: Friends of the family

We are so sorry for your loss Dwayne, Linette and Family.
We were away at time of funeral. Your dad received a wonderful gift to Heaven Christmas Day.. May the many memories you shared be with you and your family always.

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Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
December 30, 2016
Beginning at 2:00pm

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel
5626 - 51 Street
St. Paul, AB Canada

5626 - 51 Street
St. Paul, AB Canada

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