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Saturday January 19, 2013

NEWMAN, Michael G.

Passed away peacefully at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket on January 17, 2013. Beloved husband of Anne Soupault. Loving father of Chris (Anne) and Kyle (Katherine) (both predeceased), step-children Boris and Helene, and proud grandfather of Thomas, Joshua, James, Selma, and Clea. Predeceased by his parents Art and Laurie Newman, and his brother Steve (Ann).He was an executive and well known player in the Canadian plastics industry and a longtime member of the Society of Plastics Engineers. A friend and mentor to many. A stranger to none. Too young at heart to die, he was a good man, he lived a good life, and he died in good care, comforted by loving family and friends. Donations in his memory may be made to; the benefit of his orphaned grandchildren (Kyle & Bunny's) at, Southlake Regional Heath Centre or to the Canadian Cancer Society. Visitation will be held at Thompson Funeral Home, 530 Industrial Parkway South, Aurora (905 727-5421) on Sunday January 20 from 2 until 5 pm, and a Memorial Service will be held in the chapel on Tuesday at 1 pm. Cremation has taken place. On-line condolences may be left at

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