A funeral service was held Tuesday, Aug. 13, at Restlawn Memorial Chapel in Wausau, with Pastor Ken Moberg officiating.
John J. Buettgen Funeral Home in Wausau assisted the family. Condolences may be offered online at jjbfh.com.
Mr. Newby was born Oct. 23, 1918, in Plover, a son of the late Orville and Bertha (Sterling) Newby.
He was married to Marian Felix Aug. 14, 1942. They were married for 70 years until her death.
He served four years in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
He later worked for the Jarp Corporation as a machinist until retirement in 1981.
Survivors include two sons, three daughters, one brother, 16 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by eight siblings.