03/17/10 - NNHS Newsletter -
Shirley Goldstein Newman

Shirley Goldstein Newman
(d. 14 Mar 2010)

Newport News High School Class of June 1945

Dear Friends and Schoolmates,   

    We have yet another sad edition of the NNHS Newsletter today.  Shirley Goldstein Newman, Class of June 1945, passed away in Hampton on Sunday, March 14, 2010, at the age of 82.

   From Fred Field (June '45) of CA - 03/17/10 - "Shirley Goldstein Newman Obit.":

Hello Carol,        Mar. 17, 2010

I was saddened to learn of the death of my NNHS classmate Shirley Goldstein Newman (June 45) in today's Daily Press.  We shared our four years as members of Mr. Raine's home room.

Fred W. Field
Fullerton, CA

   Thank you, Fred.  Please accept my condolences on the loss of your friend and classmate.

From the Daily Press - 03/16/10:

             Shirley Goldstein Newman



HAMPTON - Shirley Goldstein Newman, 82, died on March 14, 2010.

Born in Baltimore, Md., she was a longtime resident of both Newport News and Hampton, Va., and was a graduate of Newport News High School. After 28 years of service, she retired as executive secretary, Federal Civil Service from Langley Air Force Base, in Hampton. Mrs. Newman's outstanding performance was honored when she received the "Langley Woman of the Year" award. She had been a member of B'nai Israel Synagogue Sisterhood and served as its president for two years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Rose Nachman Goldstein and Albert Maurice Goldstein; and her sister, Harriet Goldstein Simon. Survivors include her two daughters, Rae N. Shemer of Hampton, and Ilene N. Osmundson and her husband, Gary, of Norfolk, Va.; son Jeffrey I. Newman and his wife, Kathy, of Fairfax, Va.; two grandsons, Aaron Osmundson and his wife, June, and David Newman; three granddaughters, Elizabeth Newman, Sarah Newman, and Laura Osmundson; and one great-granddaughter, Isabella Osmundson.

A graveside service will be conducted at 12:30 p.m., March 17, at the Jewish Cemetery of the Virginia Peninsula, Kecoughtan Road in Hampton, by Rabbi Michael Panitz. Family will be gathered for shiva at the home of Ilene and Gary Osmundson of Norfolk.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The - Hampton Roads Area, 500 Plume Street East, Suite 110, Norfolk, VA 23510; or the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Hampton Roads Chapter, 760 Lynnhaven Pkwy., Suite 201, Virginia Beach, VA 23462.

Peninsula Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at dailypress.com/guesrtbooks.

Published in Daily Press from March 16 to March 17, 2009.
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March 16, 2010

Rae, Ilene and Jeffery
I was so saddened to hear of the passing of Shirley. She always had a smile and unconditional love for animals and humans. It was my pleasure to know your mom and to help take care of her; she will be missed dearly. If there is anything you need, please don't hesitate to call.
Mary Heath & Mary Murphy
~ Mary Heath, Newport News, Virginia

March 17, 2010

Dear Rae, Ilene, Jeffery and Family, I am saddened by your loss. Shirley was such a loving, caring individual. She was always so proud to share her news about her special family with me. I send you my deepest sympathy and condolences and my love,

~ Joanne Kates Roos, Yorktown, Virginia


March 17, 2010


March 17, 2010




   Our deepest condolences are extended to Shirley's family and their friends at this time.

   Y'all take good care of each other!  TYPHOONS FOREVER!  We'll Always Have Buckroe!

                          Love to all, Carol


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Carol Buckley Harty

Oseh Shalom

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Thanks, Diane.

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