Fred Newsome, 69, died on Sunday, November 18, in a caring and loving community at the Austinburg Nursing & Rehab Center.
From the day he was born on November 8, 1949 until his death he spread cheer and love to all of those around him. He attended Ashtabula High School and went on to earn his MBA at Cleveland State University. Fred worked at JP Brown and Associates Inc. in Beachwood OH where he was a VP Industrial Consultant. He was a man of strong faith and great spirit. He will be sorely missed.
Fred is survived by his children, Mathew (Lisa) of Ashtabula, OH, Andrew (Johanna) of Willoughby Hills, OH, Brian (Kristen) of Marysville, OH and Julie Ann (Robert) Yoe of Macedonia, OH; Grandchildren Jared, Zach, Peyton, Parker, Brian, Lexi and Logan; Brothers Roger (Gloria) of Ashtabula, OH; Randy (Betty) of Dudley, GA; Carl of Ashtabula, OH; Sisters Carlotta (Robert Schlick) of Dunnellon, FL and Janette (Charles) Davis of Ashtabula, OH.
Preceded in death by his parents, Chester and Palestine; brothers Mike, Rick, Ron and Gary; sisters Janet and Sandy.
Family, friends, and others whose lives Fred touched are invited to Ducro Funeral Home at 4524 Elm Ave. Ashtabula, Ohio 10:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. on Saturday, November 24, 2018, to share fond memories.