Effingham Daily News
---- — Richard Eugene Newell, 81, of Westfield, died at 10:20 a.m. Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at his home.
A private family service will be held at a later date. Markwell Funeral Home, Casey, is in charge of the arrangements. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or American Diabetes Association, PO Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312. Online condolences may be left at www.markwellfuneralhome.com.