Obituaries

Alexander L. "Alex" Newman

Jul 16, 2020
Newman, Alex

Services

A private family service will be held     

Visitation

    

Cemetery

Garden of Memories Cemetery     

Memorials

May be directed to the family     

Biography

Alexander L. “Alex” Newman, 69, of Evansdale, died Thursday, July 16, 2020 at MercyOne Waterloo.

He was born July 21, 1950, the son of Thomas and Minnie (Bailey) Newman.

He graduated from Waterloo East High School in 1970.

Alex married Charline Oliver on February 16, 1990 at St. Mark’s United Methodist Church in Evansdale. 

He was a driver for Rochester Armored Car for 28 years and was a reserve police officer in Evansdale for over 10 years.

He was a member of St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, enjoyed woodworking and the outdoors.  

Survived by his wife, Charline of Evansdale; two daughters, Robin (Tim) McNally and Tanya Newman; grandchildren Shyanne McNally, Savanna McNally, and Madison Voshell, all of Waterloo; step daughter, Michelle (Dan) Folken of Chatfield, MN; step grandson, Caiden Folken; three brothers, Thomas Newman, Terry (Connie) Newman and Timothy (Sue) Newman; four sisters, Brenda Newman, Eulalia (Dale) Averhoff, Toni (Mike) Hay, and Tina (Jeff) Rakowski; two uncles; one aunt; and a multitude of cousins.

Preceded by a son, William Glen Newman, his parents, two sisters, Sandra and Kitty, and brother, Dennis.
 

He was an amazing father, grandfather, a loving husband, a great friend and will be dearly missed.

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  1. Cheryl And Stephen | Jul 21, 2020
    We are so Thankful we have known Alex for the past 30 years. He always was willing to help whenever we ask for help. We loved Alex, just for being himself, and always willing to go the extra mile for others!
  2. Connie Marvin | Jul 21, 2020
    Robin,  I am sorry to hear of our fathers passing. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.  
  3. Adam Frahm | Jul 20, 2020

    Sorry to hear about Alex's passing, Alex was a great guy that always had a smile on his face when I saw him at the office.  

    My deepest sympathies to you and your family.

    Adam Frahm 

    Rochester Armored Car

  4. Patti, Greg & Rosemary | Jul 19, 2020
    We are so sorry for the loss of your father, Robin.  Please know that we are thinking and praying for all of your family affected by this tragic loss.
  5. Paul and Lori Wurtz | Jul 18, 2020

    Paul and Lori Wurz

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you.  We are so sorry for your loss.

  6. Todd Stamatiades | Jul 18, 2020

    Robin & Tim so sorry for your loss

     

     

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