A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 7, at St. Bronislava Catholic Church in Plover, with the Rev. Msgr. Jeffrey Burrill officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
Visitation will be at the Shuda – Plover Family Funeral Home from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday and at the church from 9:30 until 10:15 a.m. Friday.
A memorial will be established.
Condolences may be offered online at www.shudafuneral.com.
Mr. Newby was born Feb. 10, 1957, a son of the late James Newby and Mary (Wanserski) Karch. He attended Stevens Point area schools.
He was married to Patti E. Adamczak July 10, 1976, at St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church in Fancher.
He was employed at Silgan Container Corp for 34 years, retiring March 1, 2013.
Survivors include his wife, Patti; one son, James (Lynn); two daughters, Gina (Jason) Rossman and Jennifer (Shane) Kohnen; three sisters, Sherry (Ron) Peters, Cindy (Steve) Carr and Paula Wanta; and six grandchildren, Jared, Gracie, Nikolaus, Gabrielle, Lucas and Lyssa.
He was also preceded in death by one daughter, Jessica; and his stepfather, Leonard Karch.