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Eugene S. Newland

January 11, 1919 ~ September 18, 2020 (age 101)

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Eugene S. Newland, 101, of La Crosse, passed away on September 18, 2020 at his home, surrounded by family. 

Eugene was born on January 11, 1919 in Hammond, IN, to Byron G. and Rosa May (Johnson) Newland.

In 1937, he married Sophie Newland, who preceded him in death on September 22, 1981.  On June 5, 1982 in La Porte, he married Mary Newland who also preceded him in death.  Surviving Eugene are his children, Donald (Kathy) Newland of La Porte, Indiana, Donna (Carney) Butler of La Crosse, Indiana, and Charlotte (William) Miller of Blair, Wisconsin; 19 grandchildren; 49 great-grandchildren; 47 great, great-grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Eugene was preceded by his parents; wives; 2 grandchildren, Dan Butler and Ruth Sternitzke; 2 brothers, Orville and Garland Newland; and sister, Vivian Brettin.

Eugene worked as a machinist at The Kingsbury Ordinance Plant, Allis Chalmers, and Screw Machine. 

Eugene was a member of the Masonic Lodge.  He loved singing at church.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 12 p.m. on Monday, September 21, 2020 at Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center with Pastor Randy Schrock officiating.  Burial will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery.

A time of visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Monday at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to the La Crosse United Methodist Church, 11 N. Indiana Avenue, La Crosse, IN  46348.

Condolences may be shared with the family on www.cutlercares.com.

 

 

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Services

Visitation
Monday
September 21, 2020

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center
2900 Monroe Street
La Porte, Indiana 46350

Celebration of Life Service
Monday
September 21, 2020

12:00 PM
Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center
2900 Monroe Street
La Porte, Indiana 46350

Burial
Monday
September 21, 2020

Oak Grove Cemetery
50 N. 600 East
Mill Creek, IN 46365

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