Obituary: Newton J. Stevens, 84

Newton J. Stevens, 84, died on Monday, Feb. 29, 2016.

Newton J. Stevens, 84, died on Monday, Feb. 29, 2016.

Newton J. Stevens, 84, of Southington passed away on Monday, February 29, 2016 at HOCC at New Britain General.  He was the husband of Mary Stevens for 57 years.

He was born on July 4, 1931 in Richford, VT, the son of the late John Stevens and Hazel Stevens Lumbra. He was a US Army veteran of the Korean War.  Prior to his retirement he was employed as a truck driver for CDN in Wallingford. He has also worked for the David Mongillo Trucking Co.

In addition to his wife he is survived by two brothers Ferris Stevens and wife MaryAnn of Southington and Gordon Lumbra and Georgie of FL, sisters-in-law Norma Stevens and Carol Lumbra and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his beloved son Ronald Stevens, brothers Frank Lumbra and Don Stevens.

Funeral services will be held on Friday at 11 am at the DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St. Burial with military honors will be at St. Thomas Cemetery. Calling hours will be Friday morning from 10-11 am

For online condolences and directions please visit www.dellavecchiafh.com

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