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NEWTON, Dr. Robert, M.D., F.A.C.S. 87, of Sudbury, died Sunday, April 3, 2016 in Sudbury. Born September 17, 1928 in Boston, he was the son of Dr. Francis C. and Helen (Prentiss) Newton. Robert was raised in Newton Centre and graduated from Deerfield Academy. He served in the Medical Corps Reserves and worked as a physician for 58 years. Dr. Newton had a private practice at Newton-Wellesley Hospital and formerly worked at New England Cryogenics. He was an Urologist and a pioneer in male infertility. Loving father of Diana Newton Wood of Sudbury, Jennifer Newton Flory of WA, Daniel Newton of Waterville, Valley, NJ; cherished grandfather of John C. Wood III, William Newton Dunphy, Timothy Newton Dunphy, Olivia Flory, Eliza Flory, Bobby Newton, Kiah Newton; proud great-grandfather of John C. Wood IV and Heather L. Wood. He was predeceased by his brothers, Francis Jr., Alan and Thomas Newton. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 9, 2016 at 10AM at the Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 52 Church Street, Marlborough. Interment at Mt. Wadsworth Cemetery in Sudbury will be private. Calling hours will be held Friday, April 8, 2016 from 4-8PM at the Duckett - J. S. Waterman & Sons Home of Memorial Tribute, 656 Boston Post Road, SUDBURY. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions be made in his memory to the church: HolyTrinityMarlborough.org. For additional information, tributes and guestbook, please visit: Duckett-Waterman.com

Duckett - J. S. Waterman & Sons

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(978) 443-5777
Published in The Boston Globe on Apr. 6, 2016
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