Dan Winston Newman, Sr. passed away on Sunday, July 11, 2021, in Hammond, Louisiana, at the age of 81. He was born on Sunday, July 23, 1939 in Ponchatoula, Louisiana to the late Albert J. Newman, Sr. and Jennie Perrin Newman. He was a resident of Ponchatoula, Louisiana. Dan was an Army Veteran and worked as a boilermaker and a welder. He loved hunting, fishing and crabbing.
Dan is survived by his children, Denise Engolia (Mark), Cyndi Buckel, Rachel Newman, Dan "Boomer" Newman, Jr. (Lisa), Danny Newman, Amanda Adame (Mario), Devin Newman, Hunter Newman, and Whitney Newman; grandchildren, Anthony Engolia, IV, Danielle Engolia, Dominic Engolia, Alexa Engolia, Brittany Buckel, Caitlin Buckel, Taylor Carrouche, Karley Mongogna, Brady Newman, Bryce Newman, Trey Thornton, Dani Newman, Alyson Newman, Emily Zannini, Elijah Hernandez, and Nevaeh Newman; great-grandchildren, Cannon O'Connor and Blakely Engolia; brother, Arthur Raymond Newman (Yvonne); sisters, Ruby Byers, Bobbie Jean Abel (Hank), and Elaine Byers; as well as numerous loving family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Chasity Vasquez Newman; his son, Casey Newman; his father, Albert J. Newman, Sr.; his mother, Jennie Perrin Newman; and his brothers, Albert J. Newman, Jr., Charlie M. Newman, Robert E. Newman, and Ralph E. Newman, Sr.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home in Ponchatoula, 100 W. Magnolia Street, Ponchatoula, Louisiana 70454, on Saturday, July 17, 2021 beginning at 11:00 AM until the funeral service begins at 1:00 PM.
Interment will follow in Sand Hill Cemetery, Ponchatoula, Louisiana.