Philip S. Newbert, 69, of
Ipswich died July 24, 2014 at the Kaplan Family Hospice
House in Danvers.
Born on November 13, 1944 in Plainfield, NJ, he was the son of the late Frank B. and
Helen (Becherer) Newbert. He grew up in Westfield, NJ, graduated
from Westfield High School, Union College
in Kentucky and received a
Masterís degree from Springfield College
He worked as a stockbroker in
New York City, moving to Ipswich later in life to be closer to his family.
He was an avid sports fan and
long time season ticket holder of the New York Giants which
he enjoyed attending with his daughter. He was also an avid
reader, and an active member of the First Presbyterian
Church and the Ipswich YMCA.
He is survived by his daughter
Riley (Newbert) Hastings and her husband Bill of Needham;
was a proud gramps to Cameron and Leah Hastings; also leaves
a brother, David Newbert and his wife Lillian of Byfield; a
niece, Ashley of West Kingston, RI and a nephew, Stratton of
Winchester. He was predeceased by his brother Frank (Skeets)
B. Newbert Jr. formerly of NJ and a cousin, Jean Zipser
formerly of NJ.
His funeral service will be
held at 11 am on Monday,
August 11 at the First Presbyterian Church,
179 County Rd,
Ipswich. Family and friends are respectfully
welcomed. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in his
name may be made to the First Presbyterian Church, 179 County