Evelyn (Weisenberger) Newman, 91, of Milan passed away at her residence on Tuesday, September 7, 2021 with her loving family by her side. Evelyn was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on Friday, February 14, 1930, the daughter of George “Boomy” and Ethel (Runge) Weisenberger. She married Richard Newman on September 22, 1951 and they shared 65 years of marriage before his passing on November 22, 2016. Evelyn worked for AVCO Broadcasting for many years. She was a member of the Grace Baptist Church in Milan. She enjoyed singing, volunteering at Ripley Crossing, loved her flowers and gardening, and liked going camping. She was an animal lover, but she especially loved dogs. Her greatest passion in life was spending time with her family.
Evelyn will be greatly missed by her surviving family including her sons Timothy "Tim" (Freida) Newman of Milan and Ricky Newman of Moores Hill; seven grandchildren; and seventeen great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Ethel, and brothers Calvin and Cliff Weisenberger.
Family and friends may gather in remembrance of Evelyn from 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Friday, September 10, 2021 at Grace Baptist Church, 409 N Main Street, Milan, IN 47031, with a service to follow at 12:00 Noon with Pastor Charles Miller officiating. A graveside service will take place at 2:30 PM Friday, September 10, 2021 at Arlington Memorial Gardens, 2145 Compton Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45231. Memorials may be given in honor of Evelyn to the Grace Baptist Church. Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements, Box 243, Milan, IN 47031, (812) 654-2141. Please visit our website at www.lawscarrmoore.com to share your condolences and memories of Evelyn.
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