Harry Joseph Newell Jr.1

M, #24972, b. Apr 26, 1924, d. May 10, 2008
Father*Harry Joseph Newell Sr.2 b. Feb 16, 1892, d. Oct 6, 1977
Mother*Agnes Veronica Dorr2 b. Nov 13, 1896, d. Mar 18, 1978
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Chronological Events

Birth*Apr 26, 1924 Harry Joseph Newell Jr. was born on Apr 26, 1924 at Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States.2 
 He was the son of Harry Joseph Newell Sr. and Agnes Veronica Dorr.2 
Marriage*Mar 16, 1985 Harry Joseph Newell Jr. married Jan Willett Garrow, daughter of James Everett Garrow and Marguerite Pearl Fortin, on Mar 16, 1985 at Richford, Franklin County, Vermont, United States.1,2 
Death*May 10, 2008 Harry Joseph Newell Jr. died on May 10, 2008, at age 84 at Hospice of Volusia Facility, Orange City, Volusia County, Florida, United States.3,4 
ObituaryMay 19, 2008  OBITUARY: ORANGE CITY, FL / LAKE CARMI, VT/ RICHFORD, VT – Harry Joseph Newell, Jr., age 84, passed away Saturday May 10, 2008 at Hospice of Volusia/Flagler, West Flagler Care Center in Orange City, FL.

He was born April 26, 1924 in Springfield, MA. The son of the late Harry Joseph Newell Sr. and Agnes Veronica Dorr Newell.

He was a resident in the Orange City area for the past 20 years and was a former resident of Richford, VT where he owned and operated Richford Rexall Pharmacy as well as several other pharmacies.

He served in the U.S. Navy as a pharmacist’s mate during WWII. He was a member of the American Legion Post # 12 of Richford, VFW Post # 758 of St. Albans, Alcoholics Anonymous for 25 years, and St. Peters Catholic Church of Deland, FL.

He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Sherry (Walker) Newell of Orange City, FL; three sons, Harry J. Newell III and his wife Linda of Bethlehem, NH, Michael Newell and his friend Diana Marshall of Sarasota, FL, and Richard Ross Newell of No. Brrokville, MA; two daughters, Patti Johnson and her husband Ken of Falmouth, MA, and Kelly King and her friend Michael Bulman of Spencer, MA; one Step-son, Michael Desmarais and his wife Jennifer of Lutz, FL; grandchildren, Rachel, Casey, Allyson, Jillyan, Harry IV, Lindsay, Riley, Bryn, Austin, and Travis, a great grandson, Kyle. Besides his parents Harry was predeceased by his wife, Jan (Garrow) Newell; brothers, Arthur, Richard, Edward “Ted”, and Robert Newell.

A memorial mass will be held Wednesday June 4, 2008 at 11:00 AM at St. Johnn the Baptist Catholic Church in Enosburg Falls with Rev. Rich O’Donnell celebrating the Mass of Christian burial. Interment will follow in St. John the Baptist Cemetery in Enosburg Falls. Visiting hours will be held Tuesday from 6-8 PM at the Spears Funeral Home, 96 Dickinson Ave., Enosburg Falls.

For those who wish, contributions in Harry’s memory may be made to the Hospice of Volusia/Flagler, 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Port Orange, FL. 32129

Published in the St. Albans Messenger (VT) - Monday, May 19, 2008.4
Burial*Jun 4, 2008 He was buried on Jun 4, 2008 at Saint John the Baptist Cemetery (New), Enosburg Falls, Franklin County, Vermont, United States, Find A Grave Memorial# 211058908.5 

Family 1

Jan Willett Garrow b. Aug 24, 1949, d. Oct 11, 1985

Family 2

Sherry Jane Walker


  1. [S623] GenealogyBank.com, online GenealogyBank.com.
  2. [S2194] State of Vermont, Marriage Record - Vermont - Ancestry.com.
  3. [S51] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Social Security Death Index (SSDI) (1935-2014),.
  4. [S19] Obituary - Online, Newspaper or Funeral Home.
  5. [S58] Photograph of Cemetery Marker, Malcolm McKown, Colorado, United States, #19. Also check Find-A-Grave.com, Death Certificates & Billiongraves.com.