Newvine, Robert M., Saginaw Township, Michigan

Beloved husband, father and grandfather passed away Saturday, November 22, 2014 at the University of Michigan Hospital. Age 76 years. Son of the late Myron and Helen (Heck) Newvine, Robert was born November 28, 1937 in Saginaw, Michigan. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was a member of American Legion Post #439. Robert married Grace M. Licavoli on February 28, 1959. She survives him. Robert retired from G.M. Malleable Iron. He was a member of Christ the Good Shepard Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus Council #4232 and Sons of Italy. Robert especially enjoyed being with his family and friends. Surviving besides his wife Grace are two sons, Robert M. Newvine, Gainesville, Florida; Thomas P. and Teresa Newvine, Saginaw; three grandchildren, Ryan, Alyssa and Molly; two great-grandchildren, Ryder and Hinley; several nieces and nephews. Robert was preceded in death by his brother, Ervin Newvine. Funeral Liturgy will take place on Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Christ the Good Shepard Parish, St. Helen site, 2445 N. Charles St. Rev. Fr. Ronald Wagner will officiate with a private committal of cremains at Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Tuesday from 5:00-8:00 p.m. and at the church on Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass. A Vigil Service will take place at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Christ the Good Shepard Parish or University of Michigan Hospital.