Joseph Henry Newman, 96 – late of Swampscott. Entered into rest on April 17, 2017.
He was the beloved husband of the late Bertha (Weintraub) Newman, with whom he shared 67 years of marriage. Joseph was the founder of Newman’s Bakery in Swampscott, a WWII veteran, but most importantly will be remembered as a loving family man.
He was the dear son of the late Henry and Ellen Fitzgerald. Devoted father of David Newman and his wife June of Winter Haven, Fla., Jessica Newman of Swampscott, Bernard Newman of Lynn, and Debora Newman of Swampscott. Grandfather of Jake Deehy of Swampscott. Loving brother of Elizabeth Zumpfe of Malden, and the late Mary Meader, Sylvia Clark, Francis Fitzgerald and Timothy Fitzgerald. He also leaves many loving nieces and nephews.