Mrs. Alice Newberry,a resident of Waterford,formerly of Wallaceburg, passed away on Saturday, June 28, 2014 at Norfolk General Hospital in Simcoe, Ontario at the age of93 years.

Alice was born in Waterfordand was a daughter of the late Clarence and Elzina (Long) Ferris.

Beloved wife of the late Herman Newberry (1994).

Loving mother ofClaire (the late Steve) Woelinga, William “Bill” (Barb) Overholt, Janis Overholt, and Rick (the late Diane) Overholt.

Sadly missed by 8 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild.

Also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her sisters Vera, Ruth and May and her brothers Charlie, Sanford and Arthur.

Arrangements were entrusted to the Eric F. Nicholls Funeral Home Ltd. 639 Elgin St., Wallaceburg. A Graveside Service was held on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 11 a.m. from Riverview Cemetery in Wallaceburg.

As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society may be left at the funeral home.

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As a living memorial, a tree will be planted in Nicholls Memorial Forest in memory of Alice Newberry.

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