Dennis J. Newman

    Dennis J. Newman, 59, of Norfolk died Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017 at the Avera Creighton Hospital in Creighton.
    Memorial services will be held at at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 16 at the Stonacek Funeral Chapel in Norfolk with the Rev. Ray S. Wilke officiating. Inurnment will be a private family service at a later date. Visitation will be held 4 -7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 15, also at Stonacek Funeral Chapel in Norfolk.
    Stonacek Funeral Chapel in Norfolk is in charge of the arrangements.
    Dennis J. Newman was born Jan. 13, 1958 in Norfolk, the son of Everett and Louise (Heidermann) Newman. He graduated from Winside High School in 1976 and later Northeast Tech Refrigeration. During high school, Dennis worked for Norfolk Concrete Finishers and Kellogg Construction. After high school, Dennis worked at Winside Dehy and then went on to work at Sherwood Medical. Dennis later worked at Outdoors Unlimited and had been the manager there for the past 32 years. Dennis loved hunting, fishing, camping, Nebraska Cornhusker football and the Pierce Bluejays.
    Survivors include his brother, Tom (Patricia) Newman of Winside; a sister, Beverly (Jerry) Schwede of Hoskins; a sister-in-law, Joann Newman of Lake Havasu, Ariz.; an aunt and uncle, Delvin and Maxine Schultz of Norfolk; and his nieces and nephews, Kathy Sanders, Tony Schwede, Eric Newman, Brittany Miller, Terry Newman and Carra Newman.
    He was preceded in death by his parents, Everett and Louise; a brother, Gary Newman; and a sister-in-law, Patricia Newman.
    Honorary pallbearers will be John Gallop, Chad O’Connor, Carl Lindahl, Scott Grosse, Tony Schwede, Bob Reed and Craig Janke.
    Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

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