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William Edward "Bill" Newnam

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William Edward "Bill" Newnam Obituary
William (Bill) Edward Newnam

AGE: 59 • Milford, DE

Bill passed on Saturday, June 4, 2016 after losing his battle to cancer at the age of 59. He had a successful career in medical sales and was grateful to the mentoring he received and friendships he made in his professional life. Bill had an incredible zest for life; he was playful,sincere and kind. He had a strong moral compass. Bill will be remembered as a man devoted to his family and friends. His remarkable gift was his ability to make anyone he met feel special, and to bring laughter and joy into everyone's life. He had a passion for sailing, music, scuba diving and traveling the world making new friends.

He is survived by the love of his life Joyce.

A memorial Celebration of Life will be held on Tuesday, June 14,2016 at 11:00 am at the Immanuel Episcopal Church on the Green, 50 Market St New Castle, DE 19720. The family thanks the staff at the Delaware Hospice Center of Milford for their wonderful care and support. In lieu of flowers, a memorial donation may be made to the Delaware Hospice, Letters of condolence may be sent and guestbook signed at

Professional services entrusted to Bennie Smith Funeral Home, Milford, DE.
Published in The News Journal on June 12, 2016
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