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Chad “Tow-Head” Newell

Butte, Silver Bow County, Montana, USA
Death 31 Dec 2003 (aged 25)
Butte, Silver Bow County, Montana, USA
Burial Gregson, Silver Bow County, Montana, USA
Memorial ID 86863904 · View Source
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Chad Newell (Tow-head) of Fairmont passed away on Wednesday, December 31, 2003.

He was born Sept. 5, 1978, in Butte to John and Jane Newell. He spent his entire life in Butte, where he graduated from Butte High.

Chad enjoyed camping, hunting, skiing, biking, bull riding, bowling and almost any sport. He got his greatest pleasure from meeting people. Wherever he went, he met and touched someone's life. He also loved all of his closest friends.

He worked at various jobs around the different states and was employed at Montana Resources.

Survivors include his parents and brother, Craig Newell, all of Fairmont; grandmother, Esther Violette of Opportunity; aunts and uncles, Sam and Shirley Gill of Butte, Nancy Van Kirk of Anaconda, Walter and Rosemary Choquette of Fairmont, Jim and Glennda Violette of Spokane, Dave and Vickie Violette of Warm Springs, Ron Violette of Opportunity; and numerous cousins.

He was preceded in death by his grandfathers Neil Violette and John Newell, grandmother Ethel Newell, and uncles Ernie Violette and Doug Violette.

Funeral services were at 2 p.m. on Tuesday in Hope Lutheran Church in Anaconda with the Rev. Ted Hamann officiating.

Cremation has taken place.

Memorials: charity of donor's choice.

Brother: Craig




  • Created by: Karen Griswold Stroh
  • Added: 16 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86863904
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Chad “Tow-Head” Newell (5 Sep 1978–31 Dec 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86863904, citing Sunset Memorial Park, Gregson, Silver Bow County, Montana, USA ; Maintained by Karen Griswold Stroh (contributor 47133098) .