MASSENA -- Mrs. Eileen M. Newman, 89, passed away Thursday evening at the Highland Nursing Home, where she had been a resident since 2015.
Eileen was born March 31, 1929 in Norfolk, the daughter of the late Charlotte Thompson. She was raised by her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Jonas Thompson of Cornwall Island. She was a 1945 graduate of Norwood high School. On January 7, 1974, she married James W. Newman in Ogdensburg with Mayor Burris officiating. He predeceased her on Oct. 6, 1982.
She is survived by many cousins.
At her request there will be no calling hours or funeral services.
Arrangements are with the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena, where memories and condolences may be shared online at www.donaldsonfh.com.