Nov 20, 1916 - Aug 30, 2007
Graveside services for Marie O. Newlin of Riverton will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, September 8, 2007, at the Bountiful Cemetery in Bountiful, Utah.
Mrs. Newlin died Thursday morning, August 30, 2007, at Wind River Health Care. She was 90 years old.
Marie Opal Weaver was born November 20, 1916, in Portland, Oregon, to Darell C. Weaver and Ada (Johnston) Weaver. She grew up in Buhl, Idaho, where she attended Buhl High School. She received her R.N. degree in nursing from LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah.
On April 5, 1939, she married Orville C. Newlin in Farmington, Utah. He preceded her in death.
She had lived in Ogden and Bountiful, Utah, and Laguna Hills, California, before making her home in Riverton in 1995.
Mrs. Newlin worked as a registered nurse in hospitals, public health, and schools in Salt Lake City and Bountiful.
She was a member of P.E.O. Chapter H and a member of the B.P.O. Does in Bountiful. She was baptized in the Methodist faith, and had been a member of the Bountiful Community Church.
Mrs. Newlin was family oriented and enjoyed reading, painting, playing bridge, and traveling.
Her survivors include son Douglas Newlin and wife Sheila of Riverton; son Michael Newlin and wife Patricia of Riverton; sister Alberta Mason of Boise, Idaho; brother Everett Weaver and wife Ennis of Buhl, Idaho; five grandchildren, Lena, Andy, Aura, Brett and Kristen; friend Helen Potts of Riverton; and nurses and friends at Wind River Health Care in Riverton.
In addition to her husband Orville, Mrs. Newlin was preceded in death by brothers Darell, Forest, and Dick Weaver; and sister Norma Smurthwaite.
On-line obituaries are available and condolences for the family may be made at: thedavisfuneralhome.com
Arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.