Obituary of Frank Newton
NEWTON - Frank Eastman Of Orchard Park, entered into rest peacefully August 2, 2017. Beloved husband of Rosetta D. (nee Deni) Newton; devoted father of Jean (Bill) Darrow, Jack (Phyllis) Jenkins, J. C. Newton and Daniel (Tamer) Newton; cherished grandfather of Michelle (Chad) Landis, Elizabeth (Josh) Coates, Michael Jenkins, Holly (Adam) Slemmer, Joseph Newton and the late Billie Darrow; adored great-grandfather of five; loving son of the late Charles and Antoinette Newton; dear brother of Yazabelle Gibson, Charles (Tammy) Newton and the late Nancy (Paul) Steck and Alice (Raymond) Benz.
Relatives and friends may visit the LOMBARDO FUNERAL HOME, (Southtowns Chapel), 3060 Abbott Rd. near Lake Ave. on Sunday from 2-4 PM. Burial will follow at the Ezekiel Smith Cemetery, Bunting Road, Orchard Park. Mr. Newton was served in the US Marine Corps and participated in numerous WW II Pacific campaigns earning the Presidential Unit Citation, he went on to earn a degree in Agriculture from Cornell University, he worked as an agricultural extension agent for the US Government receiving numerous awards and honors. He cherished his 50+ years serving as a director on Erie County Fair Board.