Thomas B. Newberry

DODGE CITY - Thomas B. Newberry, 88, died July 6, 2018, at Western Plains Medical Complex, Dodge City, Kansas. His wife Josephine (Joseph) Newberry of 56 years preceded him in death, as did his parents, Fred and Mary Newberry. He was a 20-year veteran of the U.S. Navy attaining the rank of Chief Petty Officer. He served two tours of duty in Vietnam, also 16 years at State Farm Cooperative, Bloomington, Ill., as a maintenance supervisor. He is survived by a brother, Kenneth Newberry, (Betty) Jonesboro, Ark.; two sisters, Phyllis Speck and Ruth Stauth, Dodge City, Kansas; uncle, Dr. W. E. Newberry, Troy, Mo.; aunt, Jerri Jackson, Baytown, Texas; stepson, Daniel Frink; two step-granddaughters; one step-greatgrandson and numerous nieces and nephews. Rosary will be at 9:30 a.m. Monday, September 10, 2018 at St. Paul Catholic Church, Pocahontas, Ark. Funeral Mass will follow at 10:00 a.m. with Fr. Mariadass Vallapaneni presiding. Burial will be at St. Paul Cemetery. The family suggests memorials to the Alzheimer’s Association in care of Ziegler Funeral Chapel, 1901 N. 14th Ave., Dodge City, Kansas 67801. Condolences may be sent to www.zieglerfuneralchapel.com

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