In loving memory of

Ray McKee Newton
September 9, 1925 - August 10, 2019

Ray McKee Newton, 93, of Saugerties, NY, passed away on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at home. He was born on September 9, 1925 in Watsontown, PA the son of the late Frederick and Gladys Newton. Ray had served in the Merchant Marines during WWII and the US Army during the Korean War. He later went on to work for IBM in Kingston for many years.

He is survived by his wife, Catherine J. Newton of Saugerties, his children, Linda Graf of Colorado Springs, CO, David Newton of Kingston, and Andrew Newton of Kingston, his sister, Roxie Boob of Watsontown, PA, and his grandchildren, Elizabeth Devlin of Brooklyn and Cathleen Rossman of Ohio.

Arrangements entrusted to Keyser Funeral & Cremation Service, 326 Albany Avenue, Kingston, NY. A private graveside burial service will take place in Twin Hills Memorial Park, Muncy, PA. A tribute for Ray can be found at, where you may leave memories and expressions of sympathy for his family.


Mike Devlin wrote on Aug 13, 2019:

"May Ray rest in heaven with the Lord as he served Him here on earth."

Ellen and Roy Keuling wrote on Aug 13, 2019:

"I always remember how generous Ray was when my children Laura and Kevin would see him. He had very unusual presents for them. He made them feel special. He was not related to us, but loved to make them happy. Rest In Peace in heaven. You were a very good man. "