Margaret Newman, 79
Oct. 5, 1936 ó May 8, 2016

Margaret Newman of Hartford passed away peacefully Sunday, May 8, 2016, at The Waterford of Hartford. She was 79.

She was born Oct. 5, 1936, in Berlin, Wisconsin, to George and Rose (nee Nigbor) Berlowski. Margaret was united in marriage to William Newman on Aug. 4, 1956, at St. Kilianís Catholic Church in Hartford.

Margaret loved her dogs and going for rides in the car. She was a member of St. Johnís Catholic Church in Rubicon and of the VFW ladies Auxilary Post 8834. She worked at the WB Place for 17 years from 1983-2000.

Margaret is survived by her sister-in-law, Marcella Newman, and brothers-in-law, Eugene and Wallace.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bill in 1999; godson, David Newman; and sisters-in-law, Roberta, Pat and Rita.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Margaret will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, May 13, at St. John Catholic Church in Rubicon with the Rev. David LaPlante officiating. Visitation will be from noon-1 p.m. Friday at the church.

Interment will be at St. Johnís Cemetery in Rubicon.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Washington County Humane Society would be appreciated.

Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family: 262-673-9500 or