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Obituary: Patricia Newland, Columbus

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Patricia Ann Newland, 76, of Columbus passed away at 10:29 a.m. on Saturday, September 21, 2013 at Columbus Regional Hospital Emergency Room.

Patricia was born on April 10, 1937 in New Albany, Indiana to the late Charles W. and Margaret L. Allen Proctor. She married Donald R. Newland on May 10, 1962 in Columbus. Patricia retired from Flowers Bakery located in Orlando, Florida. She was a hard working woman her entire life. After retirement she looked forward to the next NASCAR race. Patricia enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

In keeping with Patricia's wishes cremation is planned and a private service is planned for the family.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Bartholomew County Humane Society, P.O. Box 1088, Columbus, IN 47202-1088.

Online condolences may be sent to the Newland family at

Patricia is survived by her husband, Donald R. Newland; two daughters, Norma Jean (William) Cadwell of Mooresville, and Elizabeth Ann Turnberg of Taylorsville; a son, Donald Wayne (Paula) Newland of Columbus; half-brother, Edwin Eugene Cain of Scipio; seven grandchildren, Jason Lawson, Ryan Turnberg, Crystal Janes, April Kirby, Wyatt Newland, Kelly Newland, Christina Newland; and 11 great-grandchildren.

Patricia is preceded in death by her parents, half-sister, Verna Grace Ashby; half-brothers, Stanton William and George Cain.

Arrangements were entrusted to Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home.

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