Feb. 6, 1932 -- Sept. 20, 2012
Patricia A. Newman, age 80, of Castalia, died unexpectedly Thursday morning, September 20, 2012, in her residence.
She was born February 6, 1932 in Sandusky and graduated from Margaretta High School in 1951. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church, Castalia, where she would often volunteer. Patricia loved to work outside tending to her flowers.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, John Newman; three daughters Becky (Tom) Funk, New London, Amy (Keith) Eastman, Norwalk, and Kris (Tom Moots) Thompson, Castalia; three grandchildren; three great grandchildren; and sister Margaret Close, Castalia.
Patricia was preceded in death by her parents Andrew and Lucille (Hawn) Meyer; and brother Andrew Meyer.
Friends may call from 10:00 AM until time of service starting at 12 Noon Saturday, September 22, 2012 at Ransom Funeral Home, 610 S. Washington St., Castalia. The Rev. Kathleen Suggitt will officiate. Burial will be in Castalia Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Grace Lutheran Church, 203 S. Washington St., Castalia, OH 44824 and to Margaretta Fire Dept. 113 South Ave., Castalia. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.ransomfuneralhome.com