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John Michael Newell

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John was born on February 7, 1926 and passed away on Sunday, June 11, 2017.

John was a resident of Gainesville, Florida at the time of passing.

He received his undergraduate degree at Yale and his PhD at the University of Texas.

He proudly served in the United States Navy in World War II.

A private interment will be held at a later date in New Hampshire.

In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make memorials to The Salvation Army, 639 E. University Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601.