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Carolyn S. Newport


Carolyn S. Newport, 75, passed away Friday, July 14, 2017. She was born on May 17, 1942 in Wendel, West Virginia, to the late Paul and Bernice (Davis) Sorbello.

Carolyn was an avid reader and was a published writer of many children's books. She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.

Carolyn is survived by her husband of 54 years, Richard Newport, Jr.; children, Richard Newport, III (April), Robert Newport (Mary), Timothy Newport (Sue), Melissa Cantu (David), Kimberly Scott (Joe), and Jessica Lowery (Doug); 15 grandchildren; brothers, Paul "Dick" Sorbello (Susan) and Tony Sorbello (Leslie); and sister, Barbara Punchak (Tom).

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at 10:30 A.M., at St. Martin of Tours Church, 1800 Station Rd., Valley City, with burial to follow at St. Martin of Tours Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday, July 18, 2017 from 2 until 4 and 6 until 8 P.M., at Waite and Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St., Medina.

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