It is with great sadness that the family of Muriel Faye Newman announces her death, which occurred on June 8 at her home. Born in East Scotch Settlement, NB, on May 2, 1940, she was a daughter of the late Albert and Hazel (McLean) Williams.
Muriel is survived by her husband, Eric Newman; her children: Kelly-Anne Pugh (son in law, Bob Pugh), Lloyd Newman, and Scott Newman (fiancé Cheryl Woitte); her sister, Velzora Newman; her grandchildren: Grant Pugh, Sherry Smith-Pugh, Emily and Matt Black, Kendall and Jesse Brydges, Dawn-Mackenzie, Wyatt Newman, Caleb Newman, Melodie Newman, and Emma Newman; her great-grandchildren: Aidan Smith-Pugh, Eli Smith-Pugh, Locklyn Smith-Pugh, Logan Dawn Brydges, and Pax Brydges; and her honourary grandchildren: Ben Walsh, Tyler Firth, Jesse Fitzsimmons, and Jennifer Buller-Piette.
Along with her parents, Muriel was predeceased by her brothers: Lloyd Williams, Vernon Williams, Albert Jr Williams, Jerome Williams; her sister, Jessie Williams Mcfawn, and Her beloved son, Kevlin Newman
Arrangements have been entrusted to Wallace Funeral Home, 34 Sunnyside Drive, Sussex, NB (506-433-1176). Visitation will be held at Outreach Pentecostal Church, 2129 route 124, Hatfield Point, New Brunswick (506-485-2257) on Sunday, June 12 from 2-3pm. A Celebration of Muriel’s Life will take place on Sunday, June 12 at 3 pm, also at the church. Interment will follow at Riverbank Cemetry
Donations in memory of Muriel may be made to Outreach Pentecostal Church or the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Personal condolences to the family and donations may be made through wallacefuneralhome.com