Thomas Andrew Newman
April 6, 1942 – October 19, 2018
Thomas Andrew Newman, born April 6, 1942 in Cedar Falls, IA, to James Simpson Newman and Evelyn McElhinney Newman, departed this life on October 19, 2018 in Monroe, WA. He was 76. Thomas was a talented musician, inventor, and computer enthusiast. Thomas is survived by his sisters, Julie Newman (Gary Lamb), of Sunnyvale, CA, and Lynn Newman Mennenga (Gordon Mennenga) of Iowa City, IA; brothers John Newman (Donna Newman) of Columbus, OH, and Jim Wixson of Independence, OR, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by both parents, one brother, Douglas Wixson, and sister, Winifred Newman. Thomas was a loving son, brother, and uncle. He will be deeply missed. A celebration of his life will be held in April in Iowa City, IA.