Newton, Elaine of Flushing, died, Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at Burcham Hills Center, East Lansing. Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Thursday, February 28, 2013 at Rossell Funeral Home. Rev. Steven Lockman will officiate. Private burial will take place at Flushing Cemetery. Visitation will be 2 p.m. until the time of the service Thursday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Emanuel Lutheran Church or an organization of your choice.
Elaine was born in Flint, Michigan on July 18, 1924, the daughter of Franklin and Hazel Vogel.
She is survived by her children, Connie Newton, Richard and wife Elizabeth Newton; grandchildren, Caris Newton, Cliford Newton; and many dear friends. Elaine was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Leo.