Darrell Dwight Newton


September 3, 1937 - December 6, 2013


Darrell Dwight Newton was born September 3, 1937 in Mitchell to Chester and Charlotte (Frahm) Newton. He grew up at Mount Vernon and attended Union 31 country school.  On April 2, 1960 he married Betty Volmer.  They made their home in Mount Vernon where he operated Newt’s Welding Shop.  He also worked at Trail King.  He was a member of the Methodist Church, the Fire Department and the American Legion in Mount Vernon and the Mitchell National Guard Unit in Mitchell for 17 years.

He is survived by his wife, Betty, two sons: Douglas (Mary) Newton, Mitchell; James (Julie) Newton, Mountain Home, ID; one daughter, Tammie Kazi, Mount Vernon; three sisters: Donna Schoenfelder, Mitchell; Karen Muniz and Sheryl Pierce, CO; nine grandchildren, two step-grandchildren and three great grandchildren,

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Gary.


None Scheduled


Monday, December 9, 2013
7:00 PM
Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 West Havens
Mitchell, South Dakota


Mount Vernon American Legion Cemetery
Mount Vernon, South Dakota

Posted by Mel & Joan Frahm on December 9, 2013
Betty and family, We extend our sympathy and know God will uphold you during this time. Although there is loss of a husband and father, there is also knowledge in the message of Jesus that he says, "Come to me....receive your inheritance prepared for you." Each of us has that promise which Darrell now has experienced.
Posted by Jackson Family on December 9, 2013
We would like to express our deepest sympathy. we hope that with the passing of time will help ease your sadness and leave you with fond memories to cherish close to your hearts.
( Isaiah 25:8)
Posted by Steve Tollefson on December 9, 2013
Dear Newton Family I have very fond memories of Darrell and all of you. I know we are never ready to lose a loved one, but we are gratefull that we did have them and the time and memories we shared with them.
Posted by Jackie Christiansen on December 7, 2013
Betty and family, I'm so sorry to hear of Darrel's passing. I worked umpteen years with him at Trail King. Such a good guy. He and Lee Tiede were the Jokers of the goosenecks. What a card! May God Bless and comfort you.
Posted by Jud Huston on December 7, 2013
Sorry to hear of Darrels passing. I worked with him at Trail King in the late 80's. The Lord must have needed something fixed or built.
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