2010-11-18 / Obituaries

Mary Eleise Newton

October10,1943- November13,2010

Mary was called home by our Heavenly Father on Saturday, November 13, 2010 at her home in Giddings.

Mary Eleise Weigelt Newton was born on October 10, 1943 in San Antonio, Texas to Rudy & Elvera “Vera” (Sump) Weigelt. She was united in marriage to Andy Newton on April 10, 1965. Mary was a longtime beautician and owned and operated The Hair Loom in Giddings from 1974 until her retirement in 2006. She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Rudy & Vera Weigelt and a brother, Howard Weigelt.

Mary is survived by her husband, Andy Newton of Giddings; two sons, Stacy Newton and his wife, Cathy of Round Rock and Lance Newton and his wife, Gina of Austin; one daughter, Andre Goebel and her husband, Benson of Austin; six grandchildren, Andrew Newton of Round Rock, Ellie Newton of Round Rock, Ryan Newton of Austin, Brandon Newton of Austin, Karis Goebel of Austin and Kinley Goebel of Austin; one sister, Renee Borders and her husband, James of Austin; one brother, Charles Weigelt and his wife, Faye of Austin as well as several nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

A visitation for the family and friends of Mary Newton was held on Tuesday, November 16, 2010 from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. in the Cherry Hall at the First Presbyterian Church in Giddings.

Memorials may be made the First Presbyterian Church in Giddings or to the charity of one’s choice.

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