Lois Jane Newman (Darnell) Lois Jane Newman, age 65, of Lakeport, passed away February 3, 2013. She was born to the late Dempsey and Olive Darnell on July 19, 1947, in Springfield, MA. She graduated high school from Patton's Christian Academy in Oakland, CA. It was while attending Patton's that she met and married John Newman of San Francisco. Together they lived and worked in the Bay Area for more than 30 years. After retirement Lois moved to Lakeport to be close to family. Lois was a woman of deep faith in God, a kind and gentle soul with a loving and generous heart. She had boundless love for her family and friends. She will be missed but never forgotten. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Newman, and brother, Enoch Darnell. She leaves her loving memories to be cherished by her beloved brothers, Tim (Susie) Darnell of Lakeport, and John (Laurie) Darnell of Susanville; adoring nieces and nephews, Jennifer Seligman and Joshua Darnell, Jeremiah and Christopher Darnell, and Tyler Darnell; sister-in-laws, Stacey Darnell-De la Vera, Pam and Patty; her best friend, who was like a sister to her, Chris Miller; and dearly loved goddaughter, Joy. She also leaves behind numerous loving family and friends. A memorial will be held on February 15, 2013, at 10 a.m. at Rocky Point Care Center, 825 16th St. Lakeport, with the Pastor Glenn Hayes officiating. In lieu of flowers, a memorial donation may be made to the
. The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the staff at Rocky Point Care Center for their love and constant support to Lois. For further information call Chapel of the Lakes Mortuary at 263-0357 or 994-5611 or visit www.chapelofthelakes.com. Please share your memories by signing the guestbook at www.legacy.com.
Published in Lake County Record-Bee from Feb. 14 to Feb. 20, 2013