Newman, John Richard

JOHN RICHARD NEWMAN, of West Lafayette, Ind., 88, father of Elder Paul Newman-Jacobs, died on February 14, 2021.

A family memorial service will be held March 27 at the St. Andrew United Methodist Church, 4703 N. 50 W. West Lafayette, IN 47906 with Rev. Chris Danielson officiating.

Memorial donations may be given to St. Andrew UMC “RIP” Medical debt relief, or the “Food Pantry ministry” of Fishers United Methodist Church, 9691 E. 116th St., Fishers, IN 46037.

He is survived by Paul (Christine) Newman-Jacobs, Rick (Linda) Newman, Rob (Terry) Newman, 

Joyce Johnson, and Tom (Stacey) Newman. Also surviving are ten grandchildren: Hilary, Hannah, Nicole, Samantha, Erica, Kathleen, Natalie, Lilia, Clara, and Ian.

John was preceded in death by his wife, Jody, his parents, and siblings Rosemary Hittle, Marjorie Richards, Kenneth, and Bob.

Tributes and sympathy messages can be shared at the funeral home website.