Robert “Bob the Bear” Newman, 85, of Ephrata, died Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013.
He had worked for Crystal Linen Supply until his retirement.
Survivors include his children, Mark Newman of Ephrata and Bobbette Newman of Spokane.
A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Valley View Memorial Park in Soap Lake.
Arrangements are by Nicoles Funeral Home, Ephrata.