James L. Newbrough Sr, 83, of Niles, passed away Sunday April 11, 2021 at Continuing Health Care at The Ridge.
He was born February 17, 1938 in Brownsville, Pennsylvania the son of Lester and Mabel Clemmer Newbrough.
Jim was a 1956 graduate of Centerville High School, employed as a field engineer and tool repairman at Republic Steel in Warren for 30 years retiring in 1986.
He was a member of First United Methodist Church in Niles, ITAM #39 in Girard, Sincerity Masonic Lodge in Niles, and member and past president of The Niles Men’s Democratic Club.
He was an avid Pittsburgh Steeler fan, enjoyed golfing, bowling, bocce, working on his lawn, spending time with his grandchildren, and a United States Army Veteran.
He will be deeply missed by his wife Jenny Crockett Newbrough whom he married June 14, 1958, four sons, James L. Newbrough Jr. and his wife Becky of Niles, Mark A. Newbrough of Mineral Ridge, Gary E. Newbrough of Niles, and Attorney Kelly Stuart Newbrough and his wife Teresa of Niles, seven grandchildren, James L. Newbrough III and his wife Kristin, Eric Newbrough and his wife Erin, Kevin Kompanik(Roxy), Alex Newbrough, Hannah Newbrough(Jason Ray), Jacob “Jack” Newbrough, Olivia Newbrough, and Five great-grandchildren, Ella, Evan, Lexington,, Mariah, and Kora.
He was preceded in death by a grandson, Gary E. “Duke” Newbrough II, a granddaughter Sarah Lynn Newbrough, three brothers, John, Steve, and Richard Newbrough, and two sisters, Julie Myers and Mary Jane Henck.
Friends may call Friday from 4 to 8PM at The Joseph Rossi and Sons Funeral Home in Niles. Those coming to pay their respects to the family are kindly asked to please depart the funeral home after doing so.
Funeral services will be held at 10AM Saturday at The Joseph Rossi and Sons Funeral Home in Niles.
Social distancing and facial coverings are mandatory.
Burial will be in Niles City Cemetery where Jim will be honored for his military service by The Trumbull County American Legion Honor Guard.
Arrangements are being handled by The Joseph Rossi and Sons Funeral Home in Niles.
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