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Oscar Lee Newbury
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Birth: Mar. 19, 1915
Death: Jan. 6, 1989

Oscar Lee Newbury was the son of Porter Walker Newbury and wife Mary Susie (Yeitz) Newbury, she being the daughter of Kathrine (Schlesser) Yeitz Kries Berry and Michael Yeitz and Porter Walker Newbury being the son of John Barlow Newbury and Martha Elizabeth (Reeves) Newbury.
Oscar's Obituary in a Grant County, New Mexico newspaper: "Oscar Lee Newbury, 73, a resident of Silver City since 1979, died Friday morning in Tyrone. He was born March 19, 1915, in Gleeson, Ariz. Mr. Newbury served in the U.S. Army during World War II and retired in Nogales, Ariz. in 1959 from the U.S. Custom Service. After his retirement he managed the Park Mediterranean Towne House Condominiums in Phoenix, Ariz. until 1979 when he moved to Silver City. He was a member of the Presbyterian Church and Masonic Lodge in Bisbee, Ariz. Graveside funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in family plot of the Nogales City Cemetery with Masonic services and veteran's honors accorded by organizations in Nogales. He is survived by his daughter Susie "Stephanie" Gerdes, and her husband Ron from Morenci, Ariz., both formerly of Silver City; one sister, Verna Manterach of Tucson Ariz.; one daughter-in-law , Linda Newbury of Playas; and three grandchildren, Leeann Newbury of Playas and Ronnie and Stephanie Gerdes of Morenci, both formerly of Silver City. He was preceded in death by the wife, Stephanie; by a son Walter Lee Newbury; and his parents, Porter W. Newbury and Mary Y. Newbury. Memorial donations may be made to favorite charity in lieu of flowers. Entrusted to the care of Baca's Hillcrest Funeral Chapels."

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Family links: 
  Porter Walter Newbury (1883 - 1977)
  Mary Susie Yeitz Newbury (1894 - 1954)
  Stephanie Kracker/Crocker Newbury (1910 - 1956)*
  Walter Lee Newbury (1944 - 1982)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Husband of Stephanie (Kraker) Newbury
City of Nogales Cemetery
Santa Cruz County
Arizona, USA
Created by: Candy
Record added: Sep 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29682265
Oscar Lee Newbury
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- Sandra Adams
 Added: Nov. 10, 2008
Cousin, rest in peace.
- Charles Mayo
 Added: Sep. 9, 2008

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