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Edward Logan Newett Jr.


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Edward Logan Newett Jr. Obituary
August 9, 1930 - January 11, 2016 On January 11, 2016 Edward "Ed" Logan Newett, Jr. passed away peacefully at home at the age of 85. Ed was born in Indianapolis and came to California on a train with his mother and sister at the age of ten. Ed grew up in Los Angeles graduating from John Marshall High School. Ed and his wife Carol lived briefly in Hawaii before settling down in Burbank to raise their family of six children. After spending summers on the Balboa Peninsula the family permanently moved to Newport Beach in the 1970s. Ed retired from Technicolor after a career of more than 25 years. Ed enjoyed running and was a two-time Honolulu Marathon finisher. Ed's passion was always family, USC football, and hot rods. He was an avid land speed racer with numerous records. Ed is survived by his 6 children, 15 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.
Published in the Los Angeles Times from Feb. 9 to Feb. 12, 2016
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