NORFOLK- John Edward Newby, Jr., 61, passed away February 5, 2015. He is the son of the late John Edward Newby, Sr. and Hazel Newby. Besides his parents he is predeceased by his loving fianceé Xiomara Eduardo. A graduate of Old Dominion University, John worked for Domestic Fuels and Lubes Inc. as a CPA for many years. He was a member of Coastal Community Church in Virginia Beach and also a member of the Windsurfing Enthusiasts of Tidewater where he served as Treasurer.
He is survived by his loving sister; Laurie Giles and her daughters, Kristen Giles, Rachel Giles; stepdaughters, Kalenna Torres, Julisa Torres, Xylia Eduardo; cousins, Marcia Kennedy and her husband, George, Chris Kennedy, Joe Kennedy and 4 grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, February 14th at 2pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home-Southside Chapel, 5792 Greenwich Road, Virginia Beach. Memorial donations may be made to The Hospital Hospitality House, 612 East Marshall St., Richmond, VA 23219 or to the Bone Marrow Transplant Program, P.O. Box 980214, Richmond, VA 23298. Online condolences may be offered at altmeyer.com