A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 10, at the Stevens Point Elks Lodge, 1132 Clark St., Stevens Point.
Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Newby was born June 25, 1955, in Stevens Point, a son of Jeanette (Danielski) Newby and the late Wilbur Newby. He attended local schools, graduating from Stevens Point Area Senior High School in 1973.
He retired from Joerns Healthcare in 2013.
He was involved with coaching his son, Brent, in hockey for 12 years.
He was also an active member of the Stevens Point Elks lodge.
He was married to Laura Kunkel Aug. 24, 1985.
Survivors include his wife, Laura; one son, Brent Newby; his mother, Jeanette Newby, Plover; two sisters, Cindy (Corey) Hoppenrath, Manitowoc, and Julie Koziczkowski, Plover; and nieces and nephews.