Michael Newby, 65, passed away at Community Hospital on April 18, 2017.
He was born Oct. 30, 1951, in Anderson, to Joe Louis and Patty Ann Newby.
Mike graduated from Madison Heights High School in 1971. He attended Ivy Tech for Heating and Air Conditioning. He started his own business, C & N Heating and Air, and taught at Ivy Tech.
Mike enjoyed drawing, woodworking crafts, radio controlled airplanes and movies. He had a special fondness for Huskies. He was also a big Reba McEntire fan.
Left to cherish Mike's memory are his children, Misty (Kevin) White and Mathew (Jenny) Newby; mother, Patty Newby; siblings, Joyce Willow, Ralph Newby and Scott (Janet) Newby; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends; mother of his children, Terri Riley; and special friend, Diane Walls.
Preceding Mike in death was his father, Joe Louis Newby; grandparents, Fred and Ethel Timmons, John and Flossie Followell, and Ralph Newby; special aunt, Mary Cole; and several aunts and uncles.
Contributions in memory of Mike may be made to East Side Church of God or Parkview Nazarene.
Published on April 22, 2017