Gayle T. Newman, 88, of Lebanon, passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2007 at Lebanon Rehabilitation and Specialty Care.
She was born on June 5, 1918 in Huntington, West Virginia to Otho and Zenobia (Romine) Melton. She moved to Riverside, California at a young age. Gayle married Peter C. "Bud” Newman on June 12, 1954 in Mira Loma, California. She moved to Lebanon in 1973 and has lived here since. Gayle was loved by many.
She is survived by her daughter: Bette J. Barrigan Kushner and her husband John of Lebanon; her sons: Leonard T. Barrigan of Riverside, California and Raymond P. Barrigan and his wife Norma of Oklahoma; grandchildren: Debra L. Lancaster and Tami K. Pitts both of Seaside as well as David R. Barrigan, Dayna L. Barrigan, and Leelen T. Barrigan all of Riverside, California; 11 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren.
Gayle was preceded in death by her husband, Peter C. "Bud” Newman on October 29, 1991. She was also preceded in death by a brother Paul, a sister Murial, daughter-in-law Leta Barrigan and granddaughter Victoria Barrigan.