Byron “Barney” Newby

Newby- Peacefully surrounded by his loving family at Trillium Villa Nursing Home, Sarnia on Friday April 20, 2018. Byron “Barney” Albert Newby, age 53 years formerly of Corunna. Loving son of Byron Newby and his wife Marlene of Corunna. Much loved brother of Jim Russell (Christine) of Vancouver, Selena Fraser (Mark), Brad Newby and Maxine Dabanovich (Don) all of Corunna. Numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews also survive. Barney was predeceased by his mother Marjorie. He was a past member of the Corunna Volunteer Fire Department. He was a well respected and loved resident of Trillium Villa Nursing Home for many years and the family is grateful for the compassion and care shown to him by their entire staff. Friends will be received at the Knight Funeral Home, 588 St. Clair Parkway, Corunna on Monday April 23, 2018 from 7-9 p.m. where the funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday with Rev. Blair Corcoran officiating. Interment will follow in Moore-Union Cemetery, Mooretown. As expressions of sympathy friends who wish may send memorial donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia or to the Charity of One’s Choice. Messages and condolences may be left online at Knight 519-862-2845.

Visitation Information

Monday April 23, 2018 from 7-9 p.m.


St. Joseph's Hospice, Sarnia Charity of One's Choice

Funeral Date

11:00 a.m. Tuesday April 24, 2018

12 thoughts on “Byron “Barney” Newby”

  1. This is very sad news. Barney has been a very good friend for many years. My sincere condolences to Barney’s family.

  2. Selena, Maxine and family. We are all going to miss Barney very much. Going to miss him saying HELLO every time I walked by his room. My prayers are with you and the entire family. Sending hugs

  3. Paul & Fay Cornes

    We were so sorry to hear about Barney. Sincere condolences to Byron and Marlene, and also to Brad, Selena, Maxine, Jim and their families. Our thoughts are with you all at this saddest of times.

  4. Jim Sylvester & Families

    Our thoughts and prayers to Barney’s family

    Always an awesome guy. We will miss you my friend

  5. Verna and Mike Lafontaine (Oke)

    Our heartfelt condolences to your family for the passing of Barney. Love to all. Verna, Mike and Families

  6. Sending our deepest sympathies to you all at this time of sadness. Please accept our heartfelt condolences. Love and hugs. xoxo
    Trudy (Labadie), David and family

  7. Dear Selena and Maxine. So sorry to read about Byron. (Always called him that) We always had some laughs. Sending love your way.

  8. Dear Salena and Maxine and Family: We were sorry to hear about Barney passing away. We met the Family at Trillium Bills when my Dad Lewis Stokes was thee. He always had a smile on his face and a warm Hello. Cherish your memories.Cindy. Jake and Brianne Einhorn

  9. maureen and john lewicki

    dear maxine and donald, our sincere condolences in the loss of your brother byron maxine and brother-in-law donald. we are thinking of you and your family at this time

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