Daniel G. Newsome

Born: 10/27/1929 Passed:

Daniel G. Newsome, age 90, of New Franklin, Ohio passed away on May 3, 2020 in Barberton, Ohio after a short illness. He was born on October 27, 1929 in Richwood, WV to the late Frank and Minnie (Taylor) Newsome. Dan moved from Craigsville, WV to Akron, OH and worked for Newsome & Work Metalizing for over 50 years. He always looked forward to going to dear camp every year to hunt and spend time with family and friends. Loved Family!!! Especially the social time in the evenings.

He was preceded in death by his siblings, Harry Ralph (Pat) Newsome, Freda (Harry) Rowe, Reba (Shirley) Groves, Patty (Whitie) Blake and Arthela Johnson.

He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Opal Louise Newsome; children, Sheila (Ulysses) Durchanek, Daniel Brien (Eugena) Newsome and Harry Scott Newsome; grandchildren, Stacy Frame, Brianna (Brian) Frase, Samuel (Maddi) Newsome and Trent Newsome; great-granddaughter, Bexley Frase and sister, Jackie Martz of Barberton, Ohio.

No public services are planned at this time. A service Celebrating Dan’s life will be held at a later date. Condolences can be shared with the family online at www.heritagecremationsociety.com

Heritage Cremation Society


14 Tributes to Daniel G. Newsome

  1. Leon Johnson says:

    There is a chunk of lead on my heart, Miss you unk.

    • sharon and Jay weston says:

      You will be so missed. Love you uncle dan!

      • Karen Newsome Corall says:

        It’s almost like losing my Dad again! They we’re very close. He did remind me of Dad. Because my ❤️ heart really ???? hurt’s because I loved my Uncle Dan. R. I. P.

      • Rose says:

        Will miss him so much

    • Karen Newsone-Corall says:

      I love you Uncle Dan, you reminded alot like my Father, who you also loved dearly! Thank you for being here for me it meant a lot to me, and will be never be forgotten! Love you alway’s, Grandaddy! May you be an Angel in heaven!

  2. Ory Newsome says:

    Spent a lot of time with Uncle Dan on the road. Believe it or let er go!

  3. Jerry Groves says:

    Unkle Dan, you were always one of my favorite family members. Now you are with our family in heaven. I will join you soon enough. For right now I am missing you not being here. Love, Jerry Lee and family.

  4. Joe Johnson says:

    Remembering the special times togather. You were the most fun loving and full of life living man I’ve ever known. Love ya Unk. Rest in Peace.

  5. Sharon Frame says:

    So many fun times had with uncle Dan when I was growing up, Hated to see him move to Ohio. I guess it was time to share him with my family that lived in Ohio. He will be missed by us all.

  6. Sue Nell Baker sbaker2004@msn.coml says:

    Sure do hope we can play horseshoes ln
    Heaven like we use to do at Aunt Gertie’s get togethers. Love and mlss you Danny. So sorry for your loss, l love and
    Miss you Opal Louise and God . you. I wish I had gotten io know Scott but you tell him he has a cousin named Sue Baker that loves him a bunch. God bless you all

  7. Nephew: Edgel Groves says:

    Uncle Dan, going to miss your contagious laugh and the fun we had laughing with you at Curtain bridge at the old farm hous when I was a boy and the few times we shared as adults. Love you and I know Grandpa Newsome is glad to see you as you guys were so close and I know you really missed him! Peace and love to all the family!

  8. Laurie Driscoll says:

    So sorry for your loss. Prayers to his family and friends

  9. Jessica Johnson says:

    Uncle Dan, you were one of my grandfather’s favorite family members. He loved going to deer camp with you every year. I have good memories of you playing practical jokes on us kids back home in WV. You will be greatly missed by the Johnson family.

  10. Irene Wilson says:

    sorry for your loss Dan was a great person he worked with my late husband jack Wilson and was a joy to be around peace and prayers to the family.

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