Walter Z. Newman

Walter Z. Newman, M.D., 88, of Wilkes-Barre died Sunday, March 9, 2014.

Dr. Newman practiced medicine for more than 40 years in his Wilkes-Barre offices.

His wife, Margaret Ziffer Newman, died in 1986.

Surviving are his children, George Newman, Orlando, Fla.; Patty Shatrowskas, West Pittston; and Grace Newman, Wilkes-Barre.

A celebration of Walter's life will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at McLaughlin's − The Family Funeral Service, 142 S. Washington St., Wilkes-Barre.

Permanent messages and memories may be shared with Walter's family at

Funeral Home

McLaughlin's - The Family Funeral Service
142 South Washington Street Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
(570) 823-4567

Published in Citizens' Voice on Mar. 12, 2014