Josephine Newnum

She is survived by her sons, R. Stephen (Maria) Newnum of Brazil, South America and Roger D. (Martha M.) Newnum of Fort Wayne; daughters, Karen M. (Bruce) Oliver of Raleigh, N.C., Cindy J. Macy of Newburgh, Ind. and Kristine L. (Robert) Thomas of Churubusco; 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; and sister-in-law, Joyce Jones of Kingman, Ind.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert E. on May 28, 2009; daughter, Nancy Newnum, in 1952; and brother, L. Dean Jones, in 1994.

Service was Monday at Bethany United Methodist Church, Fort Wayne. There was also an additional service Tuesday at Kingman Community Church, Kingman, Ind.

Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

Burial was at Kingman Fraternal Cemetery, Kingman, Ind.

Memorials are to Bethany United Methodist Church or Heartland Hospice.

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