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Vernon F Newberry

Vernon F. Newberry, 81, of South Dayton, NY entered into rest May 13, 2022.

He was born August 14, 1940 in Monclo, WV to the late Robert and Bessie (Boyd) Newberry.

Vernon worked for an onion factory in 1956, where he met Violet (nee Osterstuck), whom he married on November 5, 1958. He later raised chickens at home, worked on several farms and for a canning factory, before working for Red Wing in Fredonia, NY. He retired from there after 18 years.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, bird watching, watching westerns and wrestling, and spending time with family and friends. When his children were young, he drove his family to West Virginia and Ohio every summer.

Vernon is survived by his loving wife of 63 years years Violet; his children Vernon Newberry Jr., Madia (Bryant) Riggeal, Linda Huch (Rick Kulpa), Paul (Shyanne) Newberry, Teri Yanke, Anthony (Denise) Newberry, Rosemarie (Jason) Zollinger and Robert Newberry (Jessica Rowicki); 20 grandchildren; 25 great grandchildren; 1 great great granddaughter; his sisters Ruth Lewis, Martha Porter, Sally Dillon, Goldie Cain and Gerladine Beltran; also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Besides his parents he was predeceased by his son Harvey Newberry and 5 siblings.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. 

In lieu of flowers, donations in Vernon’s name can be made to The American Heart Association.

Arrangements entrusted to DiStasio Funeral Home Inc.




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Shyanne L Newberry May 16 2022 3:19 PM

So, so,sorry for y'alls loss..prayers for the family 👪

David Ackler May 16 2022 3:18 PM

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Matthew Huch May 16 2022 2:25 PM

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Shelley Lincoln May 16 2022 1:30 PM

I grew up watching wrestling with Shorty all the time growing up. I loved Ma's cooking.

Stacy May 15 2022 11:32 PM

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