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Obituary for Hedy F Newlin (Flohr)

Hedy F  Newlin (Flohr)
Hedy (Flohr) Newlin, was born in Martin County, Minnesota, to Lily (Fritz) Flohr and Adolph Jacob Flohr on November 25, 1925. She died Saturday, January 20, 2018, at Valley Vue Care Center in Armstrong, Iowa, at the age of 92.
She was baptized at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Wilbert, Minnesota. Her folks farmed a number of years in Martin County before moving to Fairmont. She attended St. Paul's Elementary Lutheran Parochial School, where she was also confirmed. She graduated from Fairmont High School in 1943. She worked at Montgomery Ward Store for 6.5 years. On July 15, 1947, she married Darrell W. Newlin in St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Fairmont; where he was also baptized and confirmed.
In 1953 the moved from Fairmont to a farm in the Swea City - Armstrong area. They farmed with his family and in 1966 moved to the home farm in the Armstrong area. Darrell passed away on July 10, 2006. Hedy continued to live on the farm until her passing. Hedy was a member of Nazareth Lutheran Church in Armstrong.
Grateful for having shared Hedy's life are her two sons, Randy Joe (wife Barb) Newlin of Spirit Lake, Iowa and Jeffrey James (wife Marla) Newlin of Armstrong. Randy and Kathy's family are James F. Newlin and his wife, Dana and their children, Megan and Jacob; Joseph D. Newlin and his wife, Libby and their children Ben and Isabell; Jill N. Peterson and her husband Josh and their children Isaac and Jasmine. Jeff and Marla's family are Jenae N. Bradley and her husband Shane and their children Cecily and Kellen, Kyle and Stacia Newlin and her daughter Kora. Also surviving Hedy are her special friend Kathy Newlin; her sister Jean (Bo) Keck; her brother Robert (Donna) Flohr, and brothers-in-law Tom Morgan and Seif Meyer
Preceding Hedy in death were her parents; her husband; her sisters Dorothy, Berniece, Ruth, Janette, and Alma, and her brother James.

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