Darren A. Newby(1966 - 2013)

Darren A. Newby

Darren A. Newby, age 47, of Stevens Point, died July 31, 2013.

Darren was born on February 2, 1966 to Ronald & Susan (Strasser) Newby in Stevens Point, WI. He grew up there, attended the local schools, and graduated from SPASH in 1984.

Following high school, Darren attended the University of Minnesota graduating with a bachelor's degree in Art. Darren also attended the University of Stevens Point for a few years before going to the Minneapolis College of Art & Design.

Darren lived in various cities doing free-lance work as a Graphic Designer which included living in Minneapolis, Seattle, New York, & Los Angeles.

In his spare time, he enjoyed playing guitar, tennis, skiing and running.

Survivors include his father, Ronald of Stevens Point; sister, Kimberly Newby of Atlanta, GA; 6 aunts; 3 uncles; and many nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Susan.

A Funeral Service, celebrating his life will be held 10:30 am, Monday, August 5, 2013 at Boston Funeral Home with Dwaine Habrat officiating. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 4:00 pm until 6:00 pm and also on Monday from 9:30 am until the time of service at the funeral home. Burial will follow in St. Joseph's Cemetery.


Funeral Home

Boston Funeral Home & Crematory
1649 Briggs St Stevens Point, WI 54481
(715) 344-4223

Published in Stevens Point Journal from Aug. 3 to Aug. 5, 2013