Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Newberrys in:
 • Episcopal Church of Our Savior Columbarium
 • North Platte
 • Lincoln County
 • Nebraska
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Frances Elizabeth Neville Newberry
Birth: Dec. 20, 1911
North Platte
Lincoln County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Oct. 7, 2011
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA

Published in Omaha World-Herald on October 9, 2011:

Age 99. Died at Hospice House-the Josie Harper Residence, Omaha, NE. Frances was the second daughter of Governor Keith and Mary Virginia Neill Neville, born in North Platte, NE. She attended Sweetbriar College, Lynchberg, VA and graduated from the University of Texas in 1933, where she was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority. Frances married W.D. "Twist" Newberry on July 3, 1934 in North Platte, NE. Frances was an active member of The Episcopal Church of Our Savior in North Platte and All Saints Episcopal Church in Omaha. Over the years she served on the Altar Guild, was a Sunday School teacher and was active in a variety of Church Women's activities. She was also active in the Red Cross (working at the North Platte Canteen), AAUW, DAR, the Community Playhouse and P.E.O. She and her husband enjoyed golf, bridge and travel together and spent their retirement years sharing time between North Platte and Green Valley, AZ. Frances was preceded in death by her husband, "Twist;" her parents; 2 sisters, Mary Nel Sieman, Virginia Robertson. She is survived by daughters, Eloise N. Tesar (Gary), Ann N. Landes; grandchildren, Kathy Bowden (Pete), Daniel Edwards (Jodie), John David Edwards (Becky), Katie Landes and Trey Landes; 7 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; her youngest sister, Irene N. Bystrom, Holmes Beach, FL.
MEMORIAL SERVICE Monday, 11am, All Saints Episcopal Church, 9302 Blondo. Inurnment Wednesday, 10am, at Episcopal Church of Our Savior, North Platte, NE. Memorials to All Saints Episcopal Church, Omaha, Josie Harper Hospice House, Omaha, or Episcopal Church of Our Savior, North Platte. HEAFEY-HEAFEY-HOFFMANN
78th & West Center 402-391-3900
Family links: 
  Morell Keith Neville (1884 - 1959)
  Mary Virginia "Marie" Neill Neville (1883 - 1980)
  Willard Daniel Newberry (1908 - 1997)
  Mary Nelson Neville Sieman (1910 - 2006)*
  Frances Elizabeth Neville Newberry (1911 - 2011)
  Virginia Neill "Jinx" Neville Robertson (1913 - 2008)*
  Irene Morell Neville Bystrom (1918 - 2012)*
*Calculated relationship
Episcopal Church of Our Savior Columbarium
North Platte
Lincoln County
Nebraska, USA
Created by: Shari Hanson Frey
Record added: Oct 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77841290
Frances Elizabeth <i>Neville</i> Newberry
Added by: Shari Hanson Frey
Frances Elizabeth <i>Neville</i> Newberry
Added by: Amy
Frances Elizabeth <i>Neville</i> Newberry
Added by: Amy
There are 2 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- mj
 Added: Dec. 4, 2015

- Monika♥
 Added: Dec. 2, 2011

- Shari Hanson Frey
 Added: Oct. 8, 2011
This page is sponsored by: Shari Hanson Frey

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service