519 Victoria Street East
Alliston, ON L9R 1K1
Phone: 705-435-3535
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Russell Newell

Russell Newell

Thursday, July 12th, 1928 - Thursday, March 14th, 2019
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Obituary

John Russell Newell

Passed away peacefully on March 14, 2019 in his 91st year with his beloved wife Doris (Jamieson) of 68 years by his side. Loved Dad of Annette Owens (Rob) and Gail Greer (Kevin). Proud Grampa of Ryan (Lisa), Ayla, Cody (Charlotte), Melissa (Kirk), Matthew (Cindy) and Jenna (Jesse). Great Grampa to Payton, Cameron, Gracelynne and Jaxon. Predeceased by Son Gary, Son-in-Law Donnie Rogers and Granddaughter Amanda. He will be sadly missed by his Daughter-in-Law Margo (Wayne), Brother Doug Newell and Sister-in-Law Eileen Anderson along with his many nieces, nephews, friends and neighbours. Visitation will be held at the Drury Funeral Centre 519 Victoria St. E., Alliston from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Friday, March 22 with service in the chapel at 11 a.m. on Saturday March 23. A reception will follow at the funeral centre followed by a family interment at Mansfield Presbyterian Cemetery. If so desired memorial donations to the Mansfield Presbyterian Cemetery or Matthews House Hospice would be appreciated.
The Newell family wish to extend their heartfelt thanks to the staff at Good Samaritan Seniors Living for the compassionate care and attention shown to Russell during his stay.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, March 22nd, 2019 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    When
    Friday, March 22nd, 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Location
    Drury Funeral Centre
    Address
    519 Victoria Street East
    ALLISTON, ON L9R 1K1
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  • Second Visitation

    Friday, March 22nd, 2019 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    When
    Friday, March 22nd, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Location
    Drury Funeral Centre
    Address
    519 Victoria Street East
    ALLISTON, ON L9R 1K1
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  • Service

    Saturday, March 23rd, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, March 23rd, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Drury Funeral Centre
    Address
    519 Victoria Street East
    ALLISTON, ON L9R 1K1
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    Officiant
    Ann Harbridge
  • Interment

    Location
    Mansfield Presbyterian Cemetery
    Address
    936572 Airport Road
    Mulmur, ON
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  • Reception

    Location
    Drury Funeral Centre
    Address
    519 Victoria Street East
    ALLISTON, ON L9R 1K1
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    Reception to follow the service.

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Donations are being accepted for: MATTHEWS HOUSE HOSPICE (Matthews House Hospice).

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Marie Jamieson

Posted at 10:46am
My Sincere Sympathy to Doris and her Family, My first memory of Russell was when he worked for Paul Gallaugher's Father, Willie on the farm down the road. what a tease he was, and a swell guy. He will be missed & remembered. Marie ( Ireland) Jamieson
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David Knight

Posted at 08:10pm
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Randy & Donna Horan & Family

Posted at 12:44pm
Doris, Annette & Rob, Gail & Kevin and Family We send you all our deepest sympathy. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
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Barb & Rick Owens

Posted at 07:27pm
Sorry to hear of your passing. Your zest for life lives on though your children and grandchildren.
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Kathryn Low Monardo

Posted at 06:09pm
We remember Russell from his days working as the Hill Manager at Mansfield Skiways. Our father John Low and the rest of the management had great respect for him. Our sincerest condolences go out to his family. Rick, John, Kathy, and Peter Low
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