Duane H. Newman

Duane H. Newman, 90, of Fremont, passed away peacefully Thursday, July 18, 2019, at his home.

He was born May 20, 1929, in rural Fremont, to Arthur and Helen (Miller) Newman. Duane married Muriel J. Oswald Feb. 16, 1953, in Angola, Indiana. They celebrated 56 anniversaries before her passing March 3, 2009.

Duane is survived by his children, Cynthia (Randy) Miller of Fremont, Bradley (Kim) Newman of Tiffin and Tammy (Dave Mackamul) Newman of Houston, Texas; three grandchildren, Danielle (Eric) Willman, Andrew (Colleen) Newman and Ashley Miller; and great-grandchildren, Bradley, Abigail and Cole Willman, Ava and Drew Newman and Jayla and MacKenzie Miller.

He was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Muriel.

Duane was a 1947 graduate of Green Springs High School. Duane served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict 1951-1953. He worked for Matlack of Toledo as a transport driver until his retirement in 1991. Duane was a member of the American Legion and Grace Lutheran Church. He was also Teamster Local 20 retiree.

Visitation will be 9-11 a.m. Wednesday, July 24, 2019, at Herman- Karlovetz Funeral Home, 900 North St., Fremont.

His funeral will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home, certified celebrant Maureen Pump will officiate. Burial with military honors will follow in Green Springs Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Grace Lutheran Church.

To send an online condolence, please visit www.hermanfh.com.