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Riley Leon Newton

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“Im the Student who Played Basketball with Riley after school at Cypurs High in the mid-60's but forgot to sign my name to the comment. Jim Pappas...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“He was more than a good guy, He was my Mentor and roll Model. I went to Cyprus High in the early 60's, and he was my Counselor and Coach, and we...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“Riley was my best ever neighbor. We played golf, went to Jazz games and solved all the world's problems standing in our driveways. He shoveled my...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“Mr. Newton was my principle when I attended Brockbank Jr. High. A very wise, good, and influential man. So many he must have guided throughout his...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Steve Patonai - San Jose, CA

“Riley has been a good friend and cousin. The pheasant hunting in Moroni where he was born, the visits, the phone calls, and his wonderful family are...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Brent and Sheila Chaston - Sandy, UT

“Steve,Sorry to hear about your loss. Your father was a truly great man. Kent Rawley ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“It was a pleasure getting to spend time with Riley. He was quite a character and had a way of making you think twice about what you had to say. May...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Kurtis Hearts for Hospice

“Riley was such a great neighbor, friend, coach and example to me and our family. Know that we love you Newton family! I still tell the story of the...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Dave Taggart - Salt Lake City, UT

Riley was born on June 11, 1925 and passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.

Riley was a resident of Millcreek, Utah at the time of passing.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the original Highland View Ward building located at 2980 South 2790 East, Salt Lake City. Friends may call at a viewing held Friday, Feb. 16th at Holbrook Mortuary, 3251 South 2300 East, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., and at the church Saturday morning from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. prior to the services. Visitation at the Holbrook Mortuary from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on February 16, 2018.